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Windows explorer = Nautilus

Like in Windows OS u can stack explorers side by side vertically and horizontally , can the same be done in Ubuntu 12.04???

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Horizontally:

Just drag a window to the screen edge and it should automatically take up half of the screen. Do the same for the other edge and you should have two equal sized window tiles next to each other.

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Keyboard shortcuts, such as Alt-Ctrl-Numpad Left and Alt-Ctrl-Numpad Right also work - ubuntugeek.com/list-of-ubuntu-unity-keyboard-shortcuts.html –  Sergey Sep 18 '12 at 9:22
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You can semi-maximize current window to the left or right side of the screen by pressing Ctrl + Super (Windows key) + Left or Right. Press and hold the Super Key to see all available Keyboard shortcuts.

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