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Sometimes while selecting multiple file (holding Shift) I accidentally double click, very fast but it's considered as double click nonetheless.

Is there setting in some Nautilus configuration file, where I can set dialogue to pop if I double click on multiple selected files?

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Yes, I would appreciate solution. Why is it marked for closure? –  zetah Apr 7 '12 at 3:29
    
Question has not attracted any attention. Will remove flag and check back in a week or so. –  Ringtail Apr 7 '12 at 3:51
    
OK, thanks. It's really viewed by just few and OTOH it's so terrible situation when I accidentally open many files at once. I wish there is easy solution, as I even changed my mouse in a hope to solve it, but still it's same - sometimes click for dragging or just additionally selecting items in Nautilus is treated as double-click and then I sit, waiting for windows/memory bloat :S –  zetah Apr 7 '12 at 3:52

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At present there is no setting in nautilus to adjust for a fast double click when selecting multiple items.

Nautilus does have a Brainstorm page for ideas so maybe you can add your request there.

To overcome the issue I suggest you adjust your mouse double click timeout response to a longer setting.

Mouse settings

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I tried to set sensitivity when I first experienced the problem, w/o success. I don't think I actually press twice, it's just like Nautilus behaves like that - that's why I thought it must be some problem with my mouse, but after I changed it it's same. Brainstorm is good idea and I'll expose my issue, and link here in next couple of hours. Thanks –  zetah Apr 7 '12 at 18:01

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