Using GNOME/Run Application

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Run application lets you run an Application by its command name directly, rather than selecting it from the menu.

To use "run application".

  • Select "Run Application" from the menu (Note: this menu item is now gone as of Gnome 2.12)
  • Press Alt+F2 keys.


  • Run in terminal runs the program in the terminal. This is used when running terminal based programs.
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