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Nautilus open files in a running GVim instance as tab

Is it possible in (Unity) Ubuntu 12.04 to launch files in a running gVim instance as new tab from Nautilus? I can do that in a shell by 'gvim --remote-tab-silent' but i want this behavior also in ...
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Conduit Synchronizer Don't delete empty folder

I am using conduit sync tool for updating data from source(folder in local drive) to destination(folder in pen drive) But when any subfolder deleted from source, Conduit Only Removes all files from ...
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Nautilus cannot handle “computer” locations

When I Run Naultilus as Root by Command: gksudo nautiuls It works Well. But When I Click On menu-bar Go to Computer, I get Error: "Could not display "computer:".", "Nautilus cannot handle "computer" ...
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Nautilus does not start properly: creates PID but no window: starts as root [closed]

Can anyone help me fix this, please? Starting nautilus creates no window. From a terminal, I get: > nautilus ** Message: Init Stock Icons Initializing nautilus-ideviceinfo extension Initializing ...
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I could browse files in nautilus on other hdd partitions before, but can't anymore. Help!

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 a few days back on my laptop alongside Windows 7. There was some problem during the installation and this corrupted the Windows 7 boot loader. Now I can't start Windows, but ...
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Directory created from command line not appearing in Nautilus

I created a directory from the command line using mkdir but it does not show in the parent directory in Nautilus. I can navigate to the created directory in Nautilus if I enter the full path. Nautilus ...
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same files show different modified dates when accessed by different computers running ubuntu 12.04

I have several USB drives connected to my 3 computers, all of which run Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity. The USB drives are connected some to my primary system, some to the second, and some to the third, ...
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Desktop's “Connect to Server” function repeatedly asks for SSH password after connecting

I would like to use the "Connect to Server" function (available from the Ubuntu desktop menu) to open a Nautilus window showing the file system of another machine through SSH, since I find it easier ...
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How to open a directory and view images if it contains a large number of image files (~70,000)?

I am working on a image processing project. For that I have a directory which contains around 70,000 images. As I process them in multiple stages I save the intermediate images in another directory. ...
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How to require mount with password of other internal hdd partitions for all mount-style applications (with udev)

I am trying to block access to other partitions with different file systems on the same physical hdd (layout: gpt) by preventing any partition mounting without requiring a password. FSTAB takes care ...
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tags - nautilus ubuntu 12.04

I two questions about nautilus tags. I simply don't have the "add tag" option when I right click a folder or a file I am running ubuntu 12.04 LTS with nautilus 1:3.4.2-0ubuntu8. I read that the ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, internal error: nautilus crashed

I'm experiencing this error in Ubuntu 12.04, usually a couple of minutes after having logged in. The description is (I'll post a resumé, since is not possible for me to post images yet): Sorry, ...
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How te reinstall Unity? [duplicate]

I have a problem. I deleted some gnome packages , and now Ubuntu won't work as it should. Plus i installed some programs for system tweak(new look of icons etc) and delete them and only left Ubuntu ...
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No file or picture opening in Ubuntu 12.04

Today, each and every file and photo I tried to open showed up the message You do not have the permissions necessary to view the contents of "File". I can neither open or copy them. In properties ...
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Home Dir Files Disappeared

My home dir seems to have reset back to its initial install state. I would think that were true except for the fact that the directories I had created still exist. All the files that were there ...
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change the Nautilius defalt zoom

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04, I was looking for the way to change the Nautilus default zoom size on Listview. http://s29.postimg.org/3xr1bj8p3/Captura_de_pantalla_de_2013_12_07_08_34_18.png by default ...
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Impossible to see files in Trash via Nautilus

I saw some posts here teaching how to lead with it problem but any of them helped me. My problem is i deleted the Trash icon from my Desktop, and after that, i noticed few days after that accessing ...
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Permissions won't change

I opened Nautilus as super user to try and edit permissions. I can open the drop menu and change, but they instantly revert back to their original state before I can even click "apply changes." What ...
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Rename Nautilus sidebar shortcut to home directory

How can I rename the sidebar shortcut to my home directory? I changed the language from english to german. The name of the shortcut is "Persönlicher Ordner" (Personal Folder) and I want to rename it ...
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Have to run dropbox with `~/.dropbox-dist/dropboxd`, why not just dropbox?

I've had nemo file manager with the dropbox extension but after the problem of nemo 2.0 that couldn't render the desktop properly, I removed both of them, and installed nautilus. Now, I am trying to ...
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How to mount a Nikon Coolpix P520 on 12.04 LTS 64bit?

My camera doesn't work anymore in the Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. When I using the 32 bit version it's great, but now in the 64 bit doesn't work.
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Problem with connect to server using FTP(with login)

I am unable connect to my remote account using Ubuntu's "Connect to Server" option after moving on to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. In Ubuntu 10.10 I used to connect to my FTP server by going to ...
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How can I change the default folder location that nautilus opens?

The default is that clicking on the folder in the unity dock opens the home directory. Since there are shortcuts for all the sub-folders of the home directory in the sidebar already, I'd prefer the ...
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How to fix ubuntu 12 to windows 7 network connection?

I am having some trouble with my ubuntu PC that it will not cummunicate with one of my PC's on my network. I have several PC's on my network and I can see and access all of them but one. I have tried ...
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Can not (un)mount unknown device

Recently I found an unknown device with a strange name. There is no external device connected to my computer. I would like to know what it is, where it might come from and how I can remove it. Who can ...
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Pc crash during Nautilus file move. Files vanished. Are they recoverable?

I moved a dozen of photos (jpg files) from one hard disk (the memory card of my camera) to an other one (the hard disk of my PC). Just at that time my PC crashed. After reboot I saw the files neither ...
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Howto add recent into Nautilus Ubuntu 12.04.3?

How can I add a bookmark for recent files in Nautilus on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS?
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Sorting Pictures by name-column “record date” with nautilus

i use Ubuntu 12.04 LTS a few days now and i like to shot photos :-). So far, i load all my pictures on my ubuntu system (approximatly 15000). But when i want to sort them in their folders by the ...
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Nautilus, gedit etc - remeber windows position [duplicate]

How to force nautilus and gedit (and practically all program's windows on ubuntu) to always remember their window position? When i start another nautilus window, it is randomly placed on different ...
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Is there any way to Install Latest Nautilus File Manager in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am so desperate to use Nautilus File Manager 3.6 or above in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have tried a lot of ways but finally tired to ask this question. I went for this link: How do I install Nautilus ...
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Accidentally deleted my packages

I have Ubuntu 12.04LTS 64 bit installed parallel to Windows 7 on my laptop. Installing skype on Ubuntu, I installed some dependencies of skype, and it removed almost all of my packages installed on ...
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pictures corrupted when mounting Android with sshfs

I used to mount my Android Phone using sshfs in Debian perfectly. Now, I wanted to do the same in my recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 but the pictures seem corrupted. I have tried to copy them by ...
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Why is the back arrow on Nautilus so small?

I've noticed that the back arrow next to the folder path is really small. Is there anyway to fix this? It's really annoying. It looks like this:
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Nautilus file names are not visible after LibreOffice invocation

When I open a LibreOffice text document in Nautilus, and then close it, the line within Nautilus that lists the document appears to be highlighted, and in my case it is pink highlighting. There is no ...
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API and command to find bookmarks location

I would like to know if there exists an API and also a command to find the bookmarks file name and path in ubuntu. My application writes to the bookmarks file to add some short cuts. Before ubuntu ...
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Connection error when trying to open a webdav server from a bookmark in Nautilus

Tonight I noticed a strange behaviour on a new machine I was preparing. On a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04.2, I used Nautilus to connect to a secured WebDAV server (my Synology NAS). When I use the ...
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Nautilus File Manager not working

I'm just installed ubuntu 12.04 and was customizing my Main Menu using the standard application Ubuntu provides for that and eliminated the entry Files it contained. Unfortunately this resulted ...
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How to reopen same tabs on Nautilus under Ubuntu

I'm working on ubuntu 12.04 and use native Nautilus 3.4.2. During the work I need multiple tabs. But after close nautilus, these tabs are not saved and I need to reopen them by hand. How to properly ...
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Having Error message while using the “sudo nautilus” command in terminal

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (32 bit). When I run "sudo nautilus" command in the Terminal, this output appears: tushar@tushar-G41M-Combo:~$ sudo nautilus [sudo] password for tushar: Initializing ...
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Lost all thumbnails except for text files!

I've searched many places and even found someone who had a similar problem - but have NOT found any answer that works [or that I understand sufficiently to make work]. Have tried a number of things ...
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How can I create a separate data partition?

The home partition holds all user data and settings. When backing up my home partition it contains a lot of data (the settings) I don't need. So I thought I could create a separate data partition and ...
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How can I sort files in Nautilus by modified date?

I want to sort files in Nautilus by modified date, similar to sorting files by modified date in Windows Explorer: How can I sort files in Nautilus by modified date?
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Safe to install Nautilus 3.6 in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS? [duplicate]

I tried installing the new nautilus via commands sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnome3-team/gnome3 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nautilus But the console warns me not to do that: You are ...
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Nautilus and Brasero read CD-R with data as blank

I am using Ubuntu 12.04.2 TLS 64 bits. When I mount CD-R with data, Brasero and Nautilus see it as blank. Can any one suggest what to do in that case ?
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How to search multiple file names in Nautilus?

How to search for multiple file names at once in Ubuntu via the GUI? I tried Nautilus but without success.
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RabbitVCS - Nautilus Context Menus Disappearing

My nautilus context menus for RabbitVCS keep disappearing, even after a fresh reinstall of my ubuntu 12.04 Desktop LTS. When they disappear, the only way to get them back is to launch a terminal and ...
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RabbitVCS won't show in Nautilus on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and have installed Subversion 1.7.8-1+WANdisco and RabbitVCS 0.15.3-1~precise (the latter according to http://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/RabbitVCS). The following packages are ...
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gedit opens different window though it should not

It's a follow-up of Why does gedit keep randomly opening new instances when opening files from nautilus? On Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity: I double click on a text file on the desktop or through Nautilus. ...
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contextmenu does not work in desktop

I am using ubuntu12.04, and I install the gnome-classic desktop. After that I removed the package 'nautilus', and install the 'thunar'. However, I found that the context menu does not work anymore. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 weird usb 2 file transfer problems

I am having really weird problems with file transfer to and from a usb flash drive. If I try to copy anything from a usb flash drive to the pc I get really slow speeds - around 4-5 KB/s and sometimes ...