Setting a key shortcut to run an application in GNOME
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If you frequently use a certain application, you can set a keyboard shortcut to quickly launch that application on GNOME.
This example shows how to set a key shortcut to launch the terminal.
To set a key shortcut to run an application:
Navigate to menu:Settings[Keyboard] to open the Keyboard Shortcuts list.
+at the bottom of the list to create a new shortcut.
Enter the following details in the Add Custom Shortcut window:
Namefor your shortcut, for example,
Enter the command that launches the application. For example,
Click Set Shortcut to open the Set Custom Shortcut window.
Type a keyboard shortcut, for example
Your shortcut appears under Custom Shortcuts and is ready to use.
To edit or remove your shortcut, click the shortcut to open its details. :!context: