0
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1answer
44 views

Search option in Update Manager

I rarely use Update manager and when ever I use it, I don't update everything, just a few programs which I use more frequently. For selecting a update of a program I have to scroll through a huge ...
5
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4answers
2k views

Is it possible to re-arrange the search providers on the GNOME Shell Activities Overview display?

I have added additional search providers (e.g., AskUbuntu, Wolfram, YouTube) in the /usr/share/gnome-shell/search_providers directory. These work great. However, the order in which they appear on ...
3
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2answers
5k views

Where is search on Ubuntu Software Center?

It seems to have disappeared. The menu Edit/Search doesn't work, either. I've filed a launchpad bug-report.
1
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1answer
1k views

'Find in files' from nautilus's context menu?

Is there a way to add the gnome search tool to nautilus context menu so it starts from the current directory, like the 'Open in Terminal' context menu tool?
2
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1answer
352 views

How do I change the behavior of the Nautilus popup search box? [closed]

Nautilus has a specific function, which name I don't know, but the behavior is: Typing a symbol from the keyboard opens a small box on the lower right part of the window and selects the first ...
7
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0answers
520 views

Is it possible to remove or replace Google search in GNOME Shell's dash? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to customise the search engine buttons in GNOME Shell? I am have made a couple of posts about GNOME 3.2. And I know its not technically finished yet. Not ...
0
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1answer
3k views

Dash search function doesn't work [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Every other time I reboot, I loose my applications lens in Unity! It was working about an hour ago, now it doesn't give any results (even for "firefox" for example). ...
4
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2answers
3k views

How to remove a specific folder from the Ubuntu search? [duplicate]

Is there a way to block a specific folder's files from showing up in the Unity search?
3
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1answer
153 views

Why does the file lens not search mounted samba shares?

I've got several samba shares mounted in my home directory (mounted with the "mount.cifs" command). I can browse the shares just fine. From Nautilus I can search them just fine. My question is why ...