LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 03-30-2005, 07:16 PM   #1
Kamex
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2005
Distribution: SuSE Linux 9.3 Professional
Posts: 38

Rep: Reputation: 15
KDE: Making a Shortcut to a File?


I am able to make a shortcut to an application, and to a website, but how to I make one to a file?
 
Old 03-30-2005, 07:20 PM   #2
rshaw
Senior Member
 
Registered: Apr 2001
Location: Perry, Iowa
Distribution: Mepis , Debian
Posts: 2,692

Rep: Reputation: 45
right click, ->link to location(url) choose the file instead of a url
 
Old 03-30-2005, 09:33 PM   #3
Kamex
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2005
Distribution: SuSE Linux 9.3 Professional
Posts: 38

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
Ah yes! I didn't realize it was so simple! Thank you.
 
Old 03-30-2005, 09:49 PM   #4
Doolspin
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2004
Location: Ohio
Distribution: Slackware 9.1/10/10.1 RedHat circa 2000, Knoppix, OpenSuse 10.0/10.1
Posts: 122

Rep: Reputation: 15
You can also do it from command line with...

Code:
ln -s /path/to/1st/file /where/you/want/copy

Last edited by Doolspin; 03-30-2005 at 09:51 PM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
KDE key shortcut file atheist Linux - Software 1 05-23-2004 12:14 PM
Making KDE pause on shutdown finish playing wav file Brian1 Linux - Software 1 03-31-2004 08:36 AM
making a show desktop shortcut? Moses420ca Linux - Newbie 4 08-07-2003 08:01 AM
Shortcut-key problem on KDE (file permissions related) MisterAvan Linux - Newbie 0 07-06-2003 09:27 AM
making shortcut keys evian Linux - General 4 04-08-2003 08:19 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:04 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration