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How do I make a custom right click command for nautilus? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to customize the context menu in Nautilus? I'm trying to make a Mark as executable command for the right click in nautilus for a faster work flow. I came up with ...
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How can I have an applications menu in nautilus right click lke xfce has? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to customize the context menu in Nautilus? How can I have an applications menu in nautilus right click like xfce has? I think that is so smart and useful.
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How to make special new folder in right click? [duplicate]

I want to create folder but it's name date of current day. I know how to make it in terminal by this command: mkdir $(date -I) How to add this to right click to be easy?
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How to delete file(s) in secure manner?

Is there a way to make sure that a deleted file can not be recovered? As you know, deleting a file by pressing shift-del or using trash doesn't mean that file is gone forever. It resides somewhere ...
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How to get Nautilus-scripts working Nautilus?

How to get Nautilus-scripts (Terminal here, Root Nautilus, Root Gedit) working on Ubuntu 13.04? I copied those scripts to .gnome2/nautilus-scripts folder but it dose not seem to work anymore
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add LibreOffice to Nautilus right click `create new document` menu

How do I add LibreOffice word processing to the options on the Nautilus right click create new document menu? I'm on 12.04.
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How to install nautilus action-3.1.5?

I have downloaded the last release of nautilus-action(3.1.5) and i want to install it, how to do that ???
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How to add “open with custom command” option in right click menu of Nautilus

Sometimes while going to open a file from Nautilus I do not find the intended application in "open with" menu on right click. Or the desired application remains hidden in a long list of applications. ...
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How to enable file creation from nautilus right-click menu on Gnome?

I have got Ubuntu Gnome 15.04, with Gnome Shell, and Gnome 3.14, and I have noticed that unlike with Unity, Nautilus does not have the option to create different files with a right-click, just the ...
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How do I print the contents of a directory folder as an ordered list?

If my memory serves me correctly, in the early '90s on a Mac (but not on any MS O/S), one could print a hardcopy as an ordered list of a folders contents. It occured to me that this is still a ...
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Is there any special software for copy,cut like operations?

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 ...
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“gconf-2.0 >= 2.8.0 not satisfied” error when installing nautilus action-3.1.5 from source

I use ubuntu 11.10. I've tried to install nautilus action-3.1.5 with the software centre. It's been installed but doesn't start at all. Then i've tried to install nautilus action-3.1.5 from source ...
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how to call python script from Explorer right click

I have written a tool in python which i want to be able to launch from the right click of the folder in the File and folder explorer... and I want to pass the folder i right click as argument to the ...
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How can I access the locational data of the currently selected file or folder?

I want to be able to select a file, run a script with a shortcut and that script gets the path of the file I've selected (or am dragging). I've selected it in nautilus. I know how to run the command, ...
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Nautilus scripts in top level of contextual menu

Is it possible to have Nautilus scripts appear in the top level of Nautilus' contextual menu, rather than in a Scripts folder?

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