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Adding Applications to the Launchpad Dock or to the Desktop

To add an application launcher to the dock (below, bottom of desktop while in Peach OSI), click on "Places" in the menu above (Top of desktop while in Peach OSI). Then click on "Files System" from the pull down menu. Then click through the "/usr/share/applications/" folders until you can view the applications' icons. Drag any application's icon to the dock holding onto the icon until you see a red line as a separator between the existing dock icons. A pop up will appear, confirm to add the icon/launcher to the dock. To move the icon on the dock, right click on the icon and select "Move" from the pull-down menu. Then grab the icon and drag it to any location of the dock. Follow the same procedure for removing an icon from the dock. (I.E. right click on the icon and select "Remove".

To add an application launcher to the desktop, click on "Places" in the menu above. Then click on "Files System" from the pull down menu. Then click through the "/usr/share/applications/" folders until you can view the applications' icons. Drag any application to the desktop holding onto the icon until you place the icon where you want it. To delete a desktop icon, right click on the icon and select "delete." Be wary of deleting Hard drive and/or USB drive icons. Deleting those may render access to either null and void without further reprogramming.