When An Application Will Not Open
Sometimes when you start an application, it does not open the expected
window. Here are some questions to answer and steps to help you figure out
what is wrong.
Did the application ever start, when launched in the same
If it did, for instance you have clicked an icon on your
desktop that previously worked, then it is unlikely to be a problem with the
If, however, you normally start your application from an icon on
Kicker and this time started it with a desktop icon, then it could simply
be that the launcher itself is wrong.
But I can see the launch notification spinning cursor and taskbar entry.