Please note that right now, most of the information contained below is outdated and cannot be updated. Be careful, most of this won't work on Ubuntu 12.04 and newer.
Creating a custom launcher for Unity is simple. Quicklists provide an easy and efficient way to quickly access commonly used tasks for a specific application.
NOTE: Starting with Ubuntu 11.10, this popup option has vanished. Launchers can now only be created by editing text files in your home folder.
Creating a custom launcher is easy.
- Right-click on your desktop and click create a launcher.
- Edit the .desktop file using a text editor. (More information can be found here and here.)
So, which custom launchers do you use on Unity?
Note: Please limit yourself to one custom launcher per answer. Also, please provide a screenshot of it in action.