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Start IDEA from menu

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http://askubuntu.com – I trying to run IDEA from dash menu. So I've create .desktop file for it and put it to /usr/share/applications: $ cat /usr/share/applications/idea.desktop [Desktop Entry] Name=IDEA Comment=IntelliJ IDEA Exec=/opt/idea/bin/idea.sh Icon=/opt/idea/bin/idea.png Terminal=0 Type=Application Encoding=UTF-8 Categories=Development;IDE;Java; $ ls -l /usr/share/applications/idea.desktop -rw-rw-r-- 1 root root 179 Oct 3 11:01 /usr/share/applications/idea.desktop When I type idea in dash I can see IDEA's icon, but when I click on it application not start. In the same time if i run /opt/idea/bin/idea.s (HowTos)