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How to upgrade nautilus to 3.4 on 11.04?

I'd like to upgrade Nautilus from 2.32.2.1 to 3.4 because I've encountered a problem which I cannot reproduce on Nautilus 3.4 (on Ubuntu 12.04). I guess there might be a bug in my current version. ...
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FTP via Nautilus - can not paste files [closed]

I set ftp-bookmarks in nautilus this way: Menu -> GoTo -> Place in input typed: ftp://username@serveradress.de after connection and mounting succeed Menu -> Bookmarks -> Add This works great in ...
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Image info (resolution, etc) inside of Nautilus

I use Ubuntu 11.10 with Gnome 3 (gnome shell) UI. Is it possible to get a quick image info by clicking or hovering the image, without having to right click -> properties -> image ? I often have to ...
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Error while opening network in Nautilus

What does this mean Error: DBus error org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Did not receive a reply. Possible causes include: the remote application did not send a reply, the message bus ...
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1answer
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error/message: the disk drive for /home is not ready… when connecting an external hard drive

i am running Ubuntu 10.04 all updated installed to date (3/28/2012) and when i connect another sata HD i get this message the disk drive for /home is not ready yet or not present continue to wait, ...
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Confirmation dialog when opening multiple files

Sometimes while selecting multiple file (holding Shift) I accidentally double click, very fast but it's considered as double click nonetheless. Is there setting in some Nautilus configuration file, ...
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How do I recursively copy/download a whole webdav directory?

When I attempt to copy a folder from a webdav server to a local disk using Nautilus, it copies what appeas to be a manifest file (xml with the directory listing etc..). With cadaver I get an empty ...
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1answer
647 views

How to read FTP login data stored within nautilus?

I forgot my ftp user name and password, yet I have a bookmark stored within nautilus so I can still access it. I wonder if I could extract these data from nautilus.
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No “Are you sure you want to delete this file?” message?

One thing I really hate about Ubuntu is how easy it is to accidentally delete files. Is there any way to show a pop-up confirmation dialog when the Delete key is pressed, before a file is actually ...
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How to remove Meta Tracker integration in Nautilus [closed]

I installed Tracker to index some of my files, however it seems that this application integrated well in Nautilus and I want to remove this integration as unnecessary. Problem is that I use Nautilus ...
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1answer
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RabbitVCS suddenly stopped working in Nautilus

A while ago I installed RabbitVCS on Ubuntu 11.04. It then all worked pretty well, but since a few weeks (maybe even more than a month) RabbitVCS suddenly disappeared from the Nautilus context menu. ...
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2answers
123 views

Downloads from Chrome or any shortcut from Places menu opens with Evince

When I try to open a file that has been downloaded from Chrome, or any folder in the menu bar "Places", evince opens with an error. The error does not occur when I open a file with a particular ...
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1answer
106 views

How do I add a button or context menu option for clearing recently viewed files? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Delete entire history of the dash I really miss the function from 10.04 where I easily could delete my recently viewed files by a mouse-click. Is it possible to get this ...
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Gnome/Nautilus does not remember individual folder's size/position? [closed]

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 ...
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1answer
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File manager how to SCP,SSH key files,Basic SSH,FTP,Windows Share,WebDAV(HTTP),Secure WebDAV(HTTPS)?

How can i do from Ubuntu default file manager, "connect to remote server" with different services such as "AMAZON cloud connnect using SSH key file, SCP, General SSH, FTP, Public FTP, Windows Share, ...
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Nautilus is extremely slow

I am on Ubuntu 11.04. And Nautilus is very slow. It opens directories for 3-5 seconds even if a directory contains just a few small files. Even selecting of a file or directory with narrow keys is ...
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1answer
90 views

Bug in Nautilus windows with many subfolders [closed]

I found a bug. When i open folder in Nautilus with many sub-folders, so that a vertical scrollbar appears. I type a name of same file, so that file becomes selected and then move down to the end of ...
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1answer
413 views

After installing nautilus-open-terminal, my desktop looks ugly [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Desktop forgets theme? I installed nautilus-open-terminal package to Ubuntu 11.04 (installed in Virtual Box), and my ubuntu desktop looks old. Please look at: How ...
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Desktop not loading after unsuccessfull password change [closed]

First of all - yes, i acted like a fool. I decided to change password in 11.04, and process took so long, so i hit cancel and then even turned laptop off, because everything was dead. After that i ...
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2answers
980 views

Can't change the icon theme [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Desktop forgets theme? I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 on Virtualbox and I cant' change the nautilus icons. I've followed a lot of tutorials... but nothing works. I can only ...
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How to make ubuntu one work with gnome 3?

I've installed gnome 3 using the following commands (using ubuntu 11.04 natty narwhal) sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnome3-team/gnome3 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get ...
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1answer
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Nautilus becomes unresponsive, dmesg reports: “Valid eCryptfs headers not found…” [closed]

The other day I was installing some stuff via software center, when suddenly nautilus becomes unresponsive to the point where it just hangs until I restart. Now whenever I boot, Nautilus will work ...
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3answers
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Help restore Nautilus

When I installed Ubuntu 11.04, I checked the box to encrypt my home folder. Today, I set my account to log in without a password to allow my friend to borrow it. However once you click to log in. It ...
6
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1answer
211 views

Is it possible to hide folders? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I hide folders without changing their names? I want to hide some folders that I don't really want to hide all those folders that I don't use. Since system is ...
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2answers
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Executable execution path. Does it depends of the place the executable is called from?

as I'm still a new Linux user, I still discover some behaviours and I'm unable to tell if they are "normals" or not. I searched the Internet but as I can't really find an answer I guess it's time to ...
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1answer
644 views

How to change desktop's right-click options

Again, I'm running natty in classic mode. When I right click on the desktop, I get a practically useless menu that goes like Create Folder Create Launcher Organize Desktop by name... I would like ...
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1answer
1k views

How do I change a specific file type Icon in Nautilus?

How can I change a specific file type icon on Unity for example .css .php files icon?
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2answers
2k views

Nautilus preferences and menu missing [closed]

My nautilus does not show a preferences button or file/edit etc when I hove over the left top. I recently did a clean install of Ubuntu natty narwhal 11.04. What happened and how can I fix this? See ...
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1answer
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How to enable File Manager to handle desktop after removing GNOME 3?

I am student from Indonesia. I've installed GNOME 3 from latest PPA and used instructions written by user Jon : How do I install the latest version of GNOME 3? And after that, I removed GNOME 3 and ...
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Has anyone managed to configure Nautilus to show EXIF data?

I followed instructions on the Ubuntu Forums to configure Nautilus to display additional information about image files - specifically, the EXIF data: [SOLVED] Adding mp3 info columns (e.g. bitrate, ...
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1answer
1k views

Missing Nautilus integration following Ubuntu-One reinstall

I had problems syncing! Ubuntu One would kick out error messages about being unable to connect but syncdaemon would continue chewing through resources until Ubuntu itself crashed. I tried everything ...
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Sharing Guest Account Disabled

In Nautilus when trying to share a folder that is owned by me, i can not share it without a password (Guest Access) as seen on the image. I already installed the samba service that was needed. What ...
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Nautilus not working in gnome 3 [closed]

I have 11.04 installed with gnome3, it was working perfectly. However now I am getting a strange behavior. When ubuntu starts up I have no desktop. If I click the "Files" icon in the sidebar I get ...
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2answers
538 views

Can iPod/iPad be accessed through Nautilus?

If I plug in iPod to my computer, can the Nautilus access the storage? If not, then what would be the best application to access an iPad/iPod (apart from Banshee)?
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0answers
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Can't open file browser? [closed]

I am using Ubuntu 11.04 with Gnome3. It was working fine however after doing a dist-update I am unable to open the file browser. I click the icon/find it in search and click it. And the menu closes ...
2
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2answers
345 views

Nautilus does not open a file for view when it has the Execute permission

Am trying to open some html, php, js and css files i copied to /var/www. If they have the Execute permission (Allow execute file as program) option set i can not open them with gedit which i did ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Why does Nautilus hang while opening home folder? [closed]

I have a Laptop Pentium dual core 2.16 GHz with 2 GB Ram while opening home folder or any other folder in that matter window becomes unresponsive. I tried to reduce nice values of some processes in ...
2
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1answer
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Where can I find the Nautilus default icons?

I want to change the color of the back and forward icons in Nautilus but I can't find them anywhere. I'm using Ubuntu 11.04 with Radiance theme (I want to change the orange arrows). I looked in the ...
2
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1answer
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Nautilus and Ubuntu One problems

Nautilus won't start when i log in, the CPU usage is high without showing what's using it. After killing the nautilus processes a couple of times it starts working again. I got problems with Ubuntu ...
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6answers
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Nautilus is theme-less unless I run it as root

My system is using the Ambiance theme in Ubuntu Natty. Everything works correctly except for Nautilus, which appears to have been deprived from its theme. Can anyone help me restore it to the ...
2
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1answer
491 views

Nautilus file copy from smb://server/share is 25Msec but when I mount its 4Msec

Folks: When I open nautilus in 11.04, browse network -> MSHOME -> SERVERNAME -> SHARE and do a copy, I get gigabit speed at around 25 megs a sec to local disk. When I mount in fstab with ...
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3answers
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Right-clicking on the Unity desktop does nothing - ideas?

I was reading today the latest Canonical design blog post where I was kind of surprised that one should be able to right click on the desktop to change the wallpaper. I am running the most updated ...
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3answers
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How can I make ultracopier handle cut-copy-paste function in nautilus?

I want ultracopier to manage the copy instead of Nautilus. When I open Nautilus, select a file or folder Ctrl + C (or X), open another folder then Ctrl + V, I want this: instead of this: ...
3
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2answers
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Enabling single click to open items in Nautilus

It seems that Nautilus doesn't have the usual headings under 11.04. I'm used to selecting Edit > Preferences > Behavior and then choosing single-click. How do we enable single-click in 11.04?
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1answer
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Will nautilus be replaced as the default file manager in 11.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Nautilus 3 in Natty I want to know if Nautilus will change or be replaced in Natty Narwhal? If so to what?
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Will 11.04 ship with Nautilus 3?

Will Ubuntu 11.04 contain new, redesigned Nautilus 3 from GNOME 3 ?