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I run Ubuntu 11.04 with Nautilus Elementary. Is it possible in Nautilus to use album art as an icon (miniature) of a folder where the album is stored?

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Yes. Add the Cover Thumbnailer ppa, and install cover thumbnailer from the software center. It will automatically set your covers as the folder icon.

Graphical method:

To add the ppa, open your software sources and add:


Then install cover-thumbnailer Install cover-thumbnailer from the Software Center.

Or, run the following in a terminal:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:flozz/flozz
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install cover-thumbnailer
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Thanks, Roland - cool :-) – Wojciech Aug 28 '11 at 22:10
Installed 0.8.2 version yesterday, works like a charm :-) – Wojciech Aug 29 '11 at 11:16
@Wojciech: awesome :D! – RolandiXor Aug 29 '11 at 13:31

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