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In Ubuntu, is it possible to view a list of all recently accessed files (by date?) The Unity search menu only shows a short list of recent files for a given search term: I'd like to see a longer list of recent files.

I think I once encountered a program that may have done something like this - I think it was an add-on for Gnome Do, but I can't remember its name.

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The Activity Journal Install Gnome Activity Journal should list your recent files in a nice way.

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Does this show files that were viewed, or does it only show files that were modified? – Anderson Green Oct 26 '12 at 14:56

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