1.7.2 - How to Create Desktop Shortcut
Example: Create Desktop Shortcut for LibreOffice Writer.
1. Find program in menu.
2. Highlight name of program, right click and select Create Desktop Shortcut.
3. Goto desktop. Shortcut is named LibreOffice Writer.desktop.
4. Right click and select Properties.
5. Click Permissions tab and put a check mark in Execute to allow executing file as program.
6. Desktop Shortcut icon will change and function properly.