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When I put my mouse/cursor over an MP3 file, a few seconds later the music/file starts playing. Is there any way to disable this?

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  • In a Nautilus window, Goto Edit>>Preferences and then goto Preview tab and then in Preview sound files select Never.

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Thank you! I have many MP3 files on my desktop and sometimes it starts playing the songs and is very annoying! I always forget this preferences menu, I always look at the System menu. – DrKenobi Dec 18 '10 at 16:14

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