How do you show a hidden folder (whose name starts with
.) in File Manager a.k.a. Nautilus on Ubuntu? I am somewhat new to Ubuntu and can't seem to find the "view" menu.
Maximize the folder .
Go to the top menu -->View->Show hidden files:
Or by pressing ctrl + H
- For permanently show hidden files, you can Edit>Preferences as below:
By terminal you should :
cd /path-of-directory ls -a