Upgraded to 12.04 with gnome 3, how do i get the file names to be shown under or beside folders and files. I have Configuration Editor but i just can't find it! I must have done this in 11.10 but i'm getting old. Please treat me as a novice.
First, open any folder that you choose to. After you have the file manager open, you will want to go to the menu for the program, click
File names are shown under folders and files in Nautilus. Something went wrong with your upgrade - probably due to gnome and old stuff in your config files.
Open up Terminal.
You can try some or all of:
The caret is important.
But before you do anything, make sure you have the means to restore all data and you also are able to re-install everything on your hard drive including any other operating systems you have. A version upgrade can go horribly wrong.