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I use unity and I appreciate the backup facilities incorporate since 12.04 (deja dup).

Is it possible to use it with Lubuntu ? One of the advantages of the integration of deja dup in unity is the possiblity to recover a file by a right clic in a directory where that file was located. Is it possible to do that in lubuntu ?

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one of the best and simple utilities – Ringtail Jan 6 '13 at 20:07
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To get the same file manager integration, you must install and use nautilus, the GNOME file manager.

Alternatively, you could do something like the following in a terminal: deja-dup --restore /path/to/file

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There is no reason not to continue using deja dup as your backup manager.

It is fully supported through 13.04 as I use it currently in Lubuntu, version 25.3-Ounbunu1.

You can install this using the Software Center, Synaptic or CLI in terminal.

sudo apt-get install deja-dup

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Nice ! How did you obtain this window ? – Ger Jan 7 '13 at 16:02
@Ger used "shutter"->window capture – Ringtail Jan 7 '13 at 16:23
:) No I would like to say, where should I go in order to do that ? – Ger Jan 7 '13 at 21:00
WHAT EXACTLY ARE YOU ASKING? where to get the application - how to use the application - where I got deja dup - How toi use deja dup - I just can't follow your thinking here. Be specific. – Ringtail Jan 7 '13 at 22:43
I use Lubuntu 12.10. If I go to system tools -> backup I can chose to restore a backup but I must restore all files. I am looking for a way to be able to restore only one file or at least one directory. – Ger Jan 8 '13 at 13:24

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