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Old 09-14-2003, 09:26 PM   #1
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Netscape Browser

Hi All,

I have Installed Netscape Browser on RH9,every thing was fine it said succesfully installed and by default it open the browser after browsing i closed the browser but now i am not able to find how to open it again i cant see option anywhere how to put it on start menu or on desktop.

Even yahoo msgr also every time i need to open terminal and tell run it is there any other way by putting it on to statmenu or desktop just one click.

Old 09-14-2003, 09:38 PM   #2
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Usually you can just type "netscape" to launch it. You can simply create an icon or menu that points to open with the command, "netscape".

I believe yahoo messenger is simple "ymessenger" to launch.

Old 09-15-2003, 03:42 AM   #3
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look in /usr/local/netscape/
find the executable for netscape--> called "Netscape"
make a symbolic link to your desktop

thats what I did


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