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0answers
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Is there an application similar to Everdesk for linux/ubuntu?

I am looking for a file manager that stores emails together with other documents in the same folders similar to Everdesk.
0
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0answers
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changing file names in a directory [duplicate]

Can I change the name of all the files in a directory automatically? For example, I want to remove all the spaces in some tex files. I don't want to spend days going file by file and editing the ...
2
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1answer
447 views

how to handle large file copies

I would like to know how I can manage copying large files of the order of 20Gb and all in ubuntu. I mean is there any copy handler software as in windows. I need to pause/resume my copy and add more ...
25
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5answers
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Is there a file explorer/manager for the command line?

I would like to know if there is something like DOS interface for Ubuntu. I mean a "GUI" that can run from the console (for example if you are using Ubuntu Server). Some file explorer like Nautilus ...
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3answers
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Is there any midnight commander alternative that allows me to see the folder size?

I want any alternative for Ubuntu 11.04 that runs on the command window that allows me to see which folder use up a lot of space. P.S. It's for my VPS.
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2answers
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How can I shrink .MKV files?

I am using Handbrake to rip a DVD to a MKV. The filesize for a ~5GB .VOB rip is a nearly 2GB .MKV. Is there a program in Ubuntu that shrinks MKV's? I looked around and found a lot of Windows ...
2
votes
1answer
345 views

What program can I use to open .mld (recorded webcam) files?

I am looking for a program to open video files with the extension .mld (This is a file from a video recording software I had a long time ago). Does anybody know any programs in Ubuntu that can open ...
0
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2answers
495 views

How to transfer the whole contents of a folder (recursively) from one server to another?

I have a /home/jbruni folder in a VPS running Ubuntu Server 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx). I am about to turn this VPS off and move some things from it to a new VPS, also running the same Ubuntu version. ...
2
votes
3answers
75 views

Coping contents of folder across multiple data storages (hdd, external hdd)

I'm looking for some utility that will copy the contents of my working folder across multiple storages - hdd, external hdd, usb drives etc. I`m not looking for version control software (like cvs or ...
25
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15answers
72k views

How to transfer files from/to an Android device?

Do you know if there is a ubuntu program (possibly a Nautilus plugin) to transfer files from/to an Android device? What is my mind is a program which does adb push, adb pull, and adb shell ls in the ...
4
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1answer
2k views

Is there a copy handling progam available that can queue, pause and resume?

Is there a copy handling progam available for ubuntu? Something similar to Copy Handler on Windows which can queue, pause and resume files being copied?
2
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2answers
457 views

Find and manage multiple copies of the same file/directory

Due to my father's file mismanagement over the years, he has multiple copies of same files - worth hundreds of megabytes - copied into different directories resulting in a few GBs of HDD occupied ...
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12answers
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What mass file renaming tools are available?

I need to rename a bunch of files in order to fix their sort order, therefore I need to be able to do a sort of "find and replace" so I can replace chunks of the filenames at a time. What tools ...