Tag Archives: nautilus

How To Get Nautilus ‘Type Ahead Search’ Back in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

ubuntu 18.04 desktop screenshotIf you miss the Nautilus type ahead find feature on the Ubuntu desktop, I’ve some good news. A new PPA has been created that brings this feature, which is also known as ‘interactive search’, ‘type ahead search’, and ‘search as you type’, back to Nautilus and back to Ubuntu. Upstream GNOME developers removed type ahead functionality […]

This post, How To Get Nautilus ‘Type Ahead Search’ Back in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Err, You Can Run Nautilus File Manager on Windows 10 [Video]

nautilus desktop on windows 10 via WSLY’know, maybe GNOME developers are right about needing to remove the desktop feature from Nautilus. Because, as you’ll see in the video below, GNOME Files (aka Nautilus, because I’m never not going to call it Nautilus) is currently able to draw the desktop surface in unexpected places — like on Windows 10! Warning: you will want […]

This post, Err, You Can Run Nautilus File Manager on Windows 10 [Video], was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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GNOME 3.28 Removes Option to Put Icons on the Desktop

desktop icons on the gnome 3 desktopIf you’re among the many GNOME Shell users who like to put icons on the desktop, brace yourself for change Developers working on the next major release of the GNOME desktop environment have removed the ‘desktop’ feature that’s currently used to display and manage files, folders and attached drives kept on the desktop workspace. No […]

This post, GNOME 3.28 Removes Option to Put Icons on the Desktop, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Nautilus Not Adding Tags, Might Add File Favoriting Instead

Tags are a super handy way to organize, sort and find files without needing to worry about where you actually put ’em. So, naturally, I was super excited when GNOME developer Alexandru Pandelea began to share word of work he’d done to bring native file tags to Nautilus. But, sadly, sharing an update on that work […]

This post, Nautilus Not Adding Tags, Might Add File Favoriting Instead, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Enable Nautilus Git Integration with this Open-Source Extension

I came across a neat new extensions that provides Nautilus Git integration. Now before you get too excited let me mention that this extension is not a GUI Git client. It’s a little simpler than that, but still potentially useful. If you don’t know what Git is then you’re probably not reading this post anyway, but for those […]

This post, Enable Nautilus Git Integration with this Open-Source Extension, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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GNOME 3.24 Released, This Is What’s New

Hurrah! GNOME 3.24 is now available to download. The latest stable release of the open-source GNOME desktop, GNOME 3.24 brings a number of new features and improvements to the proverbial table, including one that might even help you sleep better! 6 months in development and comprising of 28,459 changes, GNOME 3.24 is the 33rd release of the popular open-source […]

This post, GNOME 3.24 Released, This Is What’s New, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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