LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
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 09-12-2005, 05:09 AM   #1
mindkill
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
restore or reinstall the start-menu?!?


ok, this is really weird. don't ask me how i did it. i added the mplayer to the video-directory in the start-menu, saved it and ....bam!!....the whole startmenu was gone. the only thing remaining is the multimedia->video->mplayer entry.

is there a way to reinstall or restore the original menu?
cause i really don't know all the filenames for all the progs in the menu and i dont wanna spend my days and nights looking for the executables.

please help, guys
 
Old 09-12-2005, 06:24 AM   #2
wanderingmind
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Location: UK
Distribution: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
Posts: 76

Rep: Reputation: 16
Haha. that's the funniest one I've read today. Paranormal!

No seriously, I would Install the whole thing again. What distro are you using by the way?

I quess you *could* try to find and copy-paste the start menu config file from another computer if you have one.
 
  


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
restore or reinstall? blizunt7 Fedora 3 09-27-2005 09:10 AM
Howto restore lvm2 after OS reinstall? HeLL Linux - Software 1 09-04-2004 09:34 AM
reinstall or restore kde dave37 Red Hat 2 05-28-2004 09:27 AM
reinstall. can i back up the current install and restore? acidstars Linux - Newbie 5 03-23-2004 12:56 PM
RH9 reinstall - dump/restore - DNS info not seen gandalf2041 Red Hat 0 02-08-2004 04:16 PM

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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:08 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