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I updated the Nautilus to 3.6 in Ubuntu 12.10, but I didn't find the how to add my folder to "Bookmark" section.

If I press "ctrl+B", it show the list of bookmarks, but I can't add any. I can't drag & drop just like in other versions.

Does anyone know how to do this properly?

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Its really a shitty design that you have to google to find this out –  Shervin Oct 27 '13 at 17:50
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The bookmarks will be at nautilus

~/.config/gtk-3.0/bookmarks

You can edit this file to change your bookmarks.

This also work in Ubuntu 13.04, with Nautilus 3.6.3 .

If in doubt, use nautilus --version to see which version you have.

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Thanks for the help, it's just what I was looking for. –  euDennis Feb 26 '13 at 23:19
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For Nautilus 3.4 I'm not able to drag to create bookmarks either.

I add them editing ~/.gtk-bookmarks. If you don't have that file create it. Example:

$ cat .gtk-bookmarks
file:///home/my_username/Software
file:///home/my_username/Ebooks

Try it out.

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I tried, but only show the folder I had in bookmarks in 3.4. I think that in 3.6 it use something different. –  euDennis Feb 20 '13 at 21:44
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I had the same problem. Apparently, pressing Ctrl-D adds a bookmark to the folder you're in (Files 3.6, Ubuntu 13.04)

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Now it's working with ctrl+D, the problem was with 12.10 –  euDennis Jun 6 '13 at 12:42
    
Easier than it looks like. –  Ed Villegas Jun 8 '13 at 23:08
    
Not having to edit a config file is what using Ubuntu is all about! :) They could have made it more discoverable in UI though. –  Diederik Mar 24 at 18:44
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