Pin It Create App Shortcuts to your App Launcher

Pin It is a free and open source application shortcuts creation software for Linux. Using Pin It, you can create the shortcut to portable AppImage apps and portable executable files into the app launcher of your desktop environment. You can add execution permission to the file you select automatically. Not only create you can also edit, delete created app entries, syntax error detection, last open view and more. It is written in Vala and released under GNU General Public License v3.0.

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Install Pin It on Ubuntu Linux

You can install Pin It via the flatpak package file from the flathub repository. To install the latest version of Pin It, first you need to install flatpak and flathub on your system and restart it after the installation. Follow below link for the installation instructions.

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Install flatpak and flathub

Open the terminal command-line (ctrl+alt+t) application and run below Pin It flatpak installation command. It will install the latest version of Pin It on your system.

flatpak install flathub com.github.ryonakano.pinit

After that run below command to open Pin It on your system. You can also run it from the show applications menu.

flatpak run com.github.ryonakano.pinit

And also uninstall Pin It using below command.

sudo flatpak uninstall com.github.ryonakano.pinit

That’s it.

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