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On right click in File explorer (Nautilus) this happens (options are 'create new folder', 'create new document', etc). It does not happen on applications such as Firefox, Writer, etc.

I know this happened after I made I clean install to 12.04 but I do not know if it happened since the install or after.

Even though the option is greyed out I can still paste if I click it, or Ctrl+V.

Any idea?

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closed as off topic by jokerdino, Eliah Kagan, izx, hbdgaf, Mitch Jul 19 '12 at 21:40

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it's a bug, reported here bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nautilus/+bug/949468 –  shantanu Jul 19 '12 at 12:54
    
Try your updating your system after fresh install. Might have fixed. –  atenz Jul 19 '12 at 13:18
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This bug you are experiencing has already been documented as a bug report. If you have queries, please post comments in the bug report. I am now proceeding to close this question as off-topic. –  jokerdino Jul 19 '12 at 13:21
    
have you try run nautilus as root? Maybe ubuntu prevent you from editing root folder/configuration. –  keon2991 Jul 19 '12 at 13:29
    
It has been corrected with the updates from last week! how cnan I close this? –  quinestor Jul 23 '12 at 6:52

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