How do I install Nemo File Manager, a fork of nautilus 3.4 by the Linux Mint team?
Instructions since they added it to the repositories in 13.04+!
Use the ones below if you want a slightly-more-up-to-date version.
DO NOT USE THESE IN 13.10, unless you aren't using a unity-based Ubuntu flavour.
To install the stable version of Nemo:
To install the bleeding edge version:
Note: Nemo also shows up as Files in the dash, so the first instance of Files should hopefully be Nemo.
If you want to continue using Nautilus for drawing your desktop icons:
Show all the startup apps:
Then, uncheck the item under Startup Applications that says:
Nemo without Cinamon
To install the version (latest) 2.0.3 check this new post in webupd8: http://www.webupd8.org/2013/10/install-nemo-with-unity-patches-and.html
Install Nemo for Ubuntu with Unity.
Note: Do not use this PPA if you're using Cinnamon in Ubuntu.
The PPA provides Nemo 2.8 for Ubuntu 15.10, 15.04 and 14.04.
To launch Nemo, search for
Optional extensions :
To install the RabbitVCS extension (requires RabbitVCS PPA) execute :