Setting up power-off icon
- Date: Thu, 1 Jun 2017 00:17:29 +0100
- From: Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Setting up power-off icon
I want to set up a large power-off icon on the desktop for a user with very
poor sight. I have found a suitable icon and am now struggling with setting
up the icon on the desktop.
Debian Jessie 8.8 with TDE 14.0.5.
This is what I have so far:
Comment=Log out and power off
saved in /home/$USER/Desktop/
I get an icon (the wrong one!) on the desktop on which I can click and it
launches the application launcher and asks for an application or URL. If I
delete the word sudo I get the menu opened up and get asked which application
I asked on the TDE list and was told to set up an con to execute the sudo
command, then googled, and got the idea for this from:
but am now completely at sea and am probably asking the wrong questions.
I have never been a lover of icons and am not very hot on their creation and
The user got badly scammed, so I am doing this instead of just reinstalling
Windows 7 and letting him get on with it. If I can succeed, this will be
much easier for him and MUCH less insecure.