How to find an icon used in a menu?

Bob Snyder bob.snyder at
Wed Feb 4 23:05:01 CET 2009

This is the brute force way, but easy to remember. With Thunar set for 
"View as icons", look in:


Or possibly one of the other folders there. Not all icons come in all 
available sizes, so you might have to search all of them. I always look 
in scalable first.

Bob S.

Chris G wrote:
> I'd like to use one of the icons that appears in one of the
> Applications menus against a program.  What's the easiest way to find
> where the icon is stored and its filename?
> It's in the 'include' external menu entry in the Menu Editor so one
> can't find it that way.

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