myLauncher Help
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Add Items To Launch List

"+" button on main window show|hide this Add Item window.
To add an item to Launch List do the followings:


Step 1
Select the type of item to add by clicking radio button at the top right corner of the window, if needed. "Program" type is selected by default.

Step 2
To add a program (there is another way to add a running program) or a file browse to the folder and select the program file or the file. To add a folder just browse to the folder. Path of the selected item will be shown in the Path text box.

To add an email or a web URL (there is another way to add web URL directly from browser) type the email or URL in the Path text box.

Step 3
Choose a short and easy to remember name (this will be the LaunchName of the item) and type it in the Lanch Name text box.

Step 4
Click on "Add" button or press "Enter" key on the keyboard.

Selected item will be added to Launch List. Pressing "enter" key twice while adding item to Launch List will add the item to the list as well as will hide "Add Item" window.

Add A Running Program To LaunchList:
To add a running program, if the program window is open on screen, there is no need to browse for the program file. Just do the followings:

Step 1
Select "Program" type by clicking Radio button at top right of  "Add Item" window, if needed.

Step 2
Left click on "Find Program Path" button, hold mouse button down, move mouse pointer on top of the window of the desired program and release mouse button. Path of the desired program file will be added to the "Program File Path" text box.

Step 3
Choose a short and easy to remember name (this will be the LaunchName of the item) and type it in the Lanch Name text box.

Step 4
Click on "Add" button or press "Enter" key on the keyboard.

Selected Program will be added to Launch List. Pressing "enter" key twice while adding item to LaunchList will add the item to the list as well as will hide "Add Item" window.

Add Web URL From Browser:                                                         Main window With "Add Web URL" Pane

To add Web URL from browser do the followings:

Step 1 : Bring out "Add Web URL" pane by clicking "W" button on main window, if needed.

Step 2 : Drag the URL (website address) from browser and drop it on "URL" text box.

Step 3 : Choose a short and easy to remember name (this will be the LaunchName of the item) and type it in the Lanch Name text box.

Step 4 : Press "Enter" key on your keyboard.


When you are done, you can hide the "Add Web URL" pane by clicking "W" button on main window again.


View Items In LaunchList

"L" button on main window show|hide LaunchList pane (picture at right)


Click on a type selection button at the top of this window to view the list of selected type. Showing at the right hand side of each type selection button, total number of selected items added to LaunchList. If myLauncher is running from a flash drive then it will also show how many of those are from the flash drive (i.e, portable).
If myLauncher runs from a flash drive, total number in the list that it shows is the total of items added from the flash drive as well as items added to LaunchList from the machine it is running from.
View LaunchNames of selected items in the Launch name combo box and path, email or web URL in the Path comb box. On selection of a LaunchName in the Launch Name combo box respective path, email or web URL will be shown in the Path combo box.


Actions that can be taken from this window:

Item selected in the Launch Name combo box can be opened by clicking the "Open" button just bellow the combo box.
LaunchName of selected item can be renamed by clicking "Rename" button.
Selected item can be removed from LaunchList by clicking "Remove" button.
List of selected type can be deleted, that is, all the items of selected type can be removed from LaunchList by clicking "Delete" button.

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