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How to remove unwanted default bookmarks in Nautilus? [duplicate]

Nautilus has some bookmarks in the left-hand bar by default. I do not store any music or videos on my computer, and would like those book marks to disappear. How can I make this happen? The linked ...
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How do I remove items from the Places section of the Files sidebar? [duplicate]

I don't use the Music, Documents, Pictures, Video, and Trash folders often enough to warrant them an honorary place on the sidebar of Ubuntu's 13.04 default file manager "Files". I would like to ...
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1answer
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How to safely remove default folders? [duplicate]

In the File Manager (Xubuntu 12.04), I can see some default folders which I don't need (like Videos, Music, ...). Is it safe to remove them or might programs not work properly afterwards (like on Mac ...
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How can I change Places under 'Computer' in Nautilus [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove the Nautilus bookmarks? in nautilus side pane (places view), you have the sections 'Bookmarks', 'Computer' and 'Network'. I cant rename or remove any entries in '...
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1answer
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Remove bookmarks in Nautilus [duplicate]

I would like to remove the pictures, videos, and music shortcuts. I have done some web searches and searches on this site but I have not been able to find an answer that works. I followed some ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS GUI (Unity?) Files has 5 directories I don't understand [duplicate]

I have a pretty basic installation of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. When I go to the launcher and select FILES a new screen opens. It has two parts to show some of the tree. In the left sidebar are five ...
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How do I remove default “Places” in Nautilus 3.5? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove bookmarks from the Nautilus sidebar? Is there a way to remove default "Places" (like Documents, Music, Pictures etc) in Nautilus in Ubuntu 12.10? Option "remove"...
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How can we customize Bookmarks Display on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS [duplicate]

Just as title, could we edit bookmark sidebar? I mean there has two layers I guess. First one is default area, and the others, Editable area, for the second area. In the sidebar, do I edit(add, ...
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5answers
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Create a link to a folder on the left panel of Nautilus file manager?

I would like to create a link to some new folder that I have in my home. The left panel shows docs, images downloads etc. But I would like to add my other folders that I created myself like university ...
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2answers
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How can I toggle between Tree View and Places in Nautilus? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a keyboard shortcut to toggle Tree view / Places View? I want to know if there's a hotkey in Nautilus to toggle between Tree View and Places. I googled around but I ...
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1answer
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Remove Network and Connect to server from sidebar

In Ubuntu 16.04, Can I remove the two items Network and Connect to server from the sidebar in file manager? I don't need them at all and want to add some useful bookmarks there.
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Edit default Sidebar of Files in Ubuntu 19.04

I can't edit the sidebar of Files in Ubuntu 19.04. I saw many answers but they were quite difficult to understand, and the easy ones didn't work at all. I have other folders which I use frequently, so ...
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0answers
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How to take screenshot while a menu is open [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to take a screenshot of a whole desktop with app menu selection? I recently wanted to take a screen shot of a nautilus menu to provide an image to the answer of a nautilus ...
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1answer
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Create custom link in Nautilus?

In Nautilus (18.04) I have Recent, Home, Desktop, Documents,, Downloads ... links on the left pane. I never use music, Pictures and Videos. I wonder if it is possible to remove those links, and if ...
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how can i make appear my bookmarks at top left than bottom left in nautilus?

How can i make my bookmarks appear at top left than bottom left in nautilus? I have to scroll down every time to find my bookmarks. That's boring. If above is not possible, how can i remove the ...