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How do I remove the breadcumbs and replace with the full text path in the Nautilus address bar by default?

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To whom it may concern, note that Ctrl-L does this for the session. – belacqua Oct 26 '11 at 19:27
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Assuming you are using 11.10:

  1. Install the dconf-toolsInstall dconf-tools package and then open dconf Editor:

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  2. Navigate to org ➜ gnome ➜ nautilus ➜ preferences and check the always-use-location-entry checkbox:

    enter image description here

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Great answer, thanks for the screen shots! – Rockishi Oct 31 '11 at 18:29

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