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How do you create a “new document” keyboard shortcut?

Just like Ctrl-Shift-N for folders. Is it possible?

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marked as duplicate by Marco Ceppi Dec 29 '11 at 12:17

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As far as I know Nautilus does not have a shortcut for this but you can create new Empty file using this trick:

Press context menu key (which opens up right click menu), then press D and E.A new file will be created.

Edit:

Context menu key is next to the win key:

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Or Alt-F / F10, then D and E. But it's too long. I'd like a sole chortcut –  disfated Apr 29 '11 at 17:31
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