Ubuntu – create a desktop shortcut icon for studio.sh

android-studio

I recently have downloaded android studio to develop android.
I run program at terminal typing ./studio.sh
My question is :
Is there any way to start it as a GUI icon at desktop without use terminal.

Best Answer

To create a desktop file do this:

  1. Open Gedit.

  2. Paste the following into the file, editing the relevant parts:

    #!/usr/bin/env xdg-open
    [Desktop Entry]
    Version=1.0
    Type=Application
    Terminal=false
    Icon=someicon
    Exec=sh /path/to/studio.sh
    Name=Android Studio
    
  3. Now, save this file as somename.desktop, to your desktop.

  4. Next, you need to make this file executable by typing the command:

    cd ~/Desktop && chmod a+x somename.desktop
    

Now, double-clicking the application should launch your application.

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