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The navigation toolbar on nautilus always shows an editable text version of the current folder. How do I get it to show clickable breadcrumbs?

I am running nautilus 3.4.2 on ubuntu 12.04.

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Open a Terminal and run:
gsettings set org.gnome.nautilus.preferences always-use-location-entry false
If you want to use the editable location bar temporarily,you can press Ctrl+L.To return back to breadcrumbs just press esc.

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I wish it was that simple but no, that did not work. –  Varun Aug 12 '12 at 21:01
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Then open a Terminal and run gsettings set org.gnome.nautilus.preferences always-use-location-entry false –  Florian Diesch Aug 12 '12 at 21:16
    
I tried doing that using gconf-editor, but that didn't work. But your solution did, thanks! :) –  Varun Aug 12 '12 at 21:25
    
Gnome3 replaced GConf with DConf/GSettings. Use dconf-editor (package dconf-tools) instead of gconf-editor –  Florian Diesch Aug 12 '12 at 21:33

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