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Shortcut is a tool that allows users to quickly pin executable files to their app launcher. It guides users throught the process by providing file picker dialogs with relevant filters, input validation, and name and icon previews.


Project links: Links to (pages with) screenshots:


Mobile Fit: 5

Perfect - this app fits your phone screen just fine out of the box and works nicely with touch input!

Project status: early

This project has been in development for a short time only. It should work mostly fine, but expect bugs and an incomplete featureset.


Get it on Flathub!

Install as flatpak: https://flathub.org/apps/io.github.andreibachim.shortcut.flatpakref

Build and install your own flatpak: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/andreibachim/shortcut/main/io.github.andreibachim.shortcut.yml

If you're lucky*, you can install this app by just hitting this button:


* You need to have an appstream:// handler, e.g., GNOME Software or KDE Discover, installed and the app needs to be available in a configured software repository, more details.

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Licensing and technical details

License: GPL-3.0-or-later Metadata: CC0-1.0

Frameworks: GTK4 libadwaita

Programming languages: Rust Python

Build system: cargo

AppStream Metadata URL: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/andreibachim/shortcut/main/data/io.github.andreibachim.shortcut.metainfo.xml