Menu Launch Name

Derek Keats derek at
Sun Feb 19 08:06:12 GMT 2017

Assuming it is the same as Ubuntu, the .desktop files are in
You can open the digikam.x.x.x.desktop file and edit it there to change the
one for the appimage version.
Change "Name=Digikam" to  "Name=Digikam Y"  or whatever you want.


On Sun, Feb 19, 2017 at 1:54 AM, Mick Sulley <mick at> wrote:

> Running Mint 18 Cinnamon.
> I have a version of DigiKam installed from repo that I have called
> 'digikam5', that is fine.  I have also installed 2 versions via AppImage,
> both show on my menu as 'digiKam'.  I just went into the menu
> configuration, selected properties and renamed them as 'digiKamX' and
> 'digiKamY' but when I look in the menu they are both still called 'digiKam'
> How can I change the display name for digiKam?  This method works for all
> other applications.
> Mick
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