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In windows there is "Tera-copy" for copy,cut and delete like operations. Is there is any software in ubuntu. Because I am using ubuntu11.10 the default copy manager is hanging some times and very slow.

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One alternative could be Ultracopier

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i have installed it but how to make it as my default copy manager – VENKI Jan 6 '12 at 9:29
I don't know what do you mean with "default copy manager". What is your current "default copy manager"? – zetah Jan 6 '12 at 10:07
when i try to copy copy one folder to another folder ultracopier should do that operation but the unbuntu default copy program is running i want to change that to ultracopier – VENKI Jan 6 '12 at 10:13
I guess you expect Ultracopier to replace Nautilus copy command. I don't know how you can do that, sorry. Maybe you should ask separate question for that problem – zetah Jan 6 '12 at 10:38
@zetah: they could create a Nautilus Action for that. – Takkat Jan 6 '12 at 12:19

You could try using the cp command at the command line. It's much less likely to hang than the GNOME copy manager.

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sorry i want any easy method like GUI – VENKI Jan 6 '12 at 8:53

This might not exactly be gui, but pretty close to graphic user interface. I use mc (midnight commander) for cutting coping and pasting files. It works fine with ftp and ssh and provides a stable interface for a file manager if that tickles your fancy.

mc is available on ubuntu universe repository and can be installed through the command sudo apt-get install mc .

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Helps you to integrate UltraCopier on the Nautilus/Nemo file browser.

After install: Select one option

  • Restart your computer(recommended)

  • Logout and login

  • Execute for:

    Nemo: nemo -q (save your work first)

    Nautilus: nautilus -q (save your work first)

To configure your keyboard shortcut

Rigth click on the desktop and then in Configure UltraCopier.

To install on ubuntu 14.04:

For Nemo:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:lestcape/ultracopier-extensions

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install nemo-ultracopier

For Nautilus:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:lestcape/ultracopier-extensions

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install nautilus-ultracopier

To remove:

sudo apt-get install ppa-purge

sudo ppa-purge ppa:lestcape/ultracopier-extension

For Nemo:

sudo apt-get purge nemo-ultracopier

For Nautilus:

sudo apt-get purge nautilus-ultracopier

Report any problem:

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