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I am using ubuntu 11.04 and I have noticed that Gnome/Nautilus remembers a "global" setting for size/position using the last window open instead of remembering an individual size/position for each folder.

Also, this applies for some applications as well. I find this a real productivity killer and I think its one of the most basic features of a window manager. Funny thing is, that windows had this feature for a long time now.

I have tried devilspie but I find it would be really time wasting to configure every folder that way.

Is there any fix for this issue, if not what window manager would you suggest me?

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Are you using compiz? Nautilus does not remember the size/position of individual folders on its own. –  RolandiXor Sep 11 '11 at 0:41
Yes,I have toyed around with Window Management in the settings but I haven't gotten any results. –  RaiGal Sep 11 '11 at 1:04
OP are you still looking for an answer? If so, you may need to repost your question as this is flagged for closure. Regards, –  Ringtail Apr 7 '12 at 0:09
This question appears to be abandoned, if you are experiencing a similar issue please ask a new question with details pertaining to your problem. If you feel this question is not abandoned, please flag the question explaining that. I am flagging this for closure. Regards, –  Ringtail Apr 11 '12 at 23:29

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