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====Configure ""PuppyMenu""====

==Tools to add and remove items==
~The is easiest way is to use [[MenuEntryMaker Menu Entry Maker]], [[Pmenu]] or [[http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=76713 PupMenu 3.1]] which allow visual editing.

==Creating a menu entry for Puppy==
~##.desktop## files are the standard way for Linux programs to provide information about themselves and how they are run. These files are stored at ##/usr/share/applications##. The ##Categories=## entry controls which submenu they appears in. Run ##fixmenus## and restart window manager after making alterations. See [[AppsDesktop .desktop]] for more informaton.

==How to make a new submenu in the JWM menu==
~1. Create a new ##.menu## file in ##/etc/xdg/menus## for your submenu, ensure the categories you want are in the submenu are included.
~2. Edit ##/etc/xdg/templates/_root_.jwmrc## to tell it about he new ##.menu## file you made.
~3. A program's ##.desktop## file (in ##/usr/share/applications##) sets its category and therefore which submenu it appears in.
~4. To set the icon creat a ##.directory## file in ##/usr/share/desktop-directories##.
~5. Enter the commands ##fixmenus## then ##jwm -restart## to update Puppy

==Also see==
~[[PuppyMenu Puppy Menu]]
~[[JWM JWM window manager]]
~[[WindowManagers Window Managers]]
~[[AppsDesktop .desktop file]]
~[[Pshutdown]] -shutdown tool
~[[http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=76713 PupMenu 3.1]] - edit menu and launcher by [[radky]]

==Related Links==
~[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=63006 How I customize my Puppy menu (for jwm) - Method 1
]]
~[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=63009 How I customize my Puppy menu (for jwm) - Method 2
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~[[http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=85422 Development of a xdg compliant menu for Puppy thread]]

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~The is easiest way is to use [[MenuEntryMaker Menu Entry Maker]], [[Pmenu]] or [[http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=76713 PupMenu 3.1]] which allow visual editing.
~[[http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=76713 PupMenu 3.1]] - edit menu and launcher by [[radky]]
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~The is easiest way is to use [[MenuEntryMaker Menu Entry Maker]], [[Pmenu]] which allow visual editing.
~[[Pshutdown]] -shutdown tool
~[[http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=76713 PupMenu]]
~[[http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=85422 Development of a xdg compliant menu for Puppy thread]]
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~##.desktop## files are the standard way for Linux programs to provide information about themselves and how they are run. These files are stored at ##/usr/share/applications##. The ##Categories=## entry controls which submenu they appears in. Run ##fixmenus## and restart window manager after making alterations. See [[AppsDesktop .desktop]] for more informaton.
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~##.desktop## files are the standard way for Linux programs to provide information about themselves and how they are run. These files are stored at ##/usr/share/applications##. There ##Categories=## entry controls which submenu they appears in. Run ##fixmenus## and restart window manager after making alterations. See [[AppsDesktop .desktop]] for more informaton.


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~The is easiest way is to use [[MenuEntryMaker Menu Entry Maker]] or [[Pmenu]] which allow visual editing.
==Creating a menu entry for Puppy==
~##.desktop## files are the standard way for Linux programs to provide information about themselves and how they are run. These files are stored at ##/usr/share/applications##. There ##Categories=## entry controls which submenu they appears in. Run ##fixmenus## and restart window manager after making alterations. See [[AppsDesktop .desktop]] for more informaton.
==How to make a new submenu in the JWM menu==
~1. Create a new ##.menu## file in ##/etc/xdg/menus## for your submenu, ensure the categories you want are in the submenu are included.
~2. Edit ##/etc/xdg/templates/_root_.jwmrc## to tell it about he new ##.menu## file you made.
~3. A program's ##.desktop## file (in ##/usr/share/applications##) sets its category and therefore which submenu it appears in.
~4. To set the icon creat a ##.directory## file in ##/usr/share/desktop-directories##.
~5. Enter the commands ##fixmenus## then ##jwm -restart## to update Puppy
~[[PuppyMenu Puppy Menu]]
~[[JWM JWM window manager]]
~[[WindowManagers Window Managers]]
~[[AppsDesktop .desktop file]]
~[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=63006 How I customize my Puppy menu (for jwm) - Method 1
~[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=63009 How I customize my Puppy menu (for jwm) - Method 2
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The is easiest way is to use [[MenuEntryMaker Menu Entry Maker]] or [[Pmenu]] which allow visual editing.
==How to make a new category in the JWM menu==
1. /etc/xdg/menus and make a new .menu file.
2. edit /etc/xdg/templates/_root_.jwmrc to tell it about he new .menu file you made.
3. Then make some .desktop files in /usr/share/applications to fill up the category you made.
4. then make a .directory file in "/usr/share/desktop-directories" for the icon.
5. Do a "fixmenus" followed by "jwm -restart"
[[JWM JWM window manager]]
[[WindowManagers Window Managers]]
[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=63006 How I customize my Puppy menu (for jwm) - Method 1
[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=63009 How I customize my Puppy menu (for jwm) - Method 2


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==Tools to add and remove items==
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==Related Links==
[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=63006 How I customize my Puppy menu (for jwm) - Method 1
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[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=63009 How I customize my Puppy menu (for jwm) - Method 2
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