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Different shortcuts The bookmarks you see in the Nautilus launcher are divided into different sections. Some are stored in the nautilus.desktop file (static section), others are added automatically from the file ~/.config/gtk-3.0/bookmarks. The last file is automatically edited and updated if you add bookmarks via the (nautilus) bookmarks menu. The "Open a ...
The fix: restarting the PC. I don't know why I couldn't see the letter "g" before, but I can now.
Setting the filter options manually and force it to stick after a restart To set the "filter" option of Dash: Open Dash At the right, click on to "Filter results" Uncheck "Files & Folders" (Categories) From now on, when you type a name, No Files or Folders will show up by default : How to force it to stick, even after a restart (workaround) ...
To see the GUI for Samba, run: sudo apt-get install system-config-samba then go to the dash and type system-config-samba and that should be the only icon left. Click that one! Sorry for the back-and forth. I should have done the apt-cache search samba GUI as the first thing!
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