run applications dialog box

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run applications dialog box

Post by soztekin » Sat Feb 02, 2013 9:07 am

[img]Hi there
Alt+F1 shortcut to open run applications dialog box does not work for linux mint.How can i create keyboard shortcut to see run applications dialog box ? I want to see that dialog when i make a shortcut.
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Re: run applications dialog box

Post by viking777 » Sat Feb 02, 2013 10:35 am

In Cinnamon the setting is found at Keyboard>Shortcuts Tab>System>Show the run command prompt. Which should be set to Alt+F2.
In Mate I don't know.
You didn't say which you are using.
Fujitsu Lifebook AH532. Intel i5 processor, 6Gb ram, Intel HD3000 graphics, Intel Audio/wifi. Realtek RTL8111/8168B Ethernet.Lubuntu 13.10,Ubuntu12.10 (Unity), Mint16 (Cinnamon), Manjaro (Xfce).

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