Create Shortcut for Windows program in Ubuntu

  1. Download png icon of your program from Internet.
  2. Create file name.desktop and insert next code:
[Desktop Entry]
Name=ProgramName
Exec=wine "/home/user/Programs/ProgramName/ProgramName.exe"
Icon=/home/user/Programs/ProgramName/ProgramName.png
Type=Application
Categories=Wine;
Name[en_US]=ProgramName

Change text “ProgramName” to name of your program.

Finally change permission for execution this file. That’s all. See the video:

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