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Questions tagged [nemo]

Nemo is a file manager for Unix-like operating systems

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Can I have two File Managers installed in Xubuntu 16.04.5 with no confilcts?

I have Thunar 1.6 as my default file manager, can I install Nemo as my second file manager? I have doubts of installing Nemo and get conflicts between each other. If it is possible should I change ...
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Make Link missing in 3.8.6. Nemo in Linux Mint Cinnamon 19?

So the thing I wish to do is create a symbolic link/shortcut to a destination not directly on a hard drive, but an external one. In order to do this, I want to select Make Link from the right click ...
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Why does nemo in dual pane mode open with unequal window sizes?

When nemo is last set in dual pane mode, upon reopening the two panes are of uneven width, with the left hand pane at approximately 25% of the total window width and the right hand pane 75%. Can this ...
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Nemo: ignores first keypress when typing to select a file

This behavior has started relatively recently. When I start nemo and begin typing a file or folder name, the first keypress is entirely ignored. For example, if I want to view my "documents" folder, ...
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Can't change default app from Dragon Player to Gnome MPV

I'm using Cinnamon on a Devuan ASCII system. I'm trying to have Gnome MPV open my .avi files rather than Dragon Player - like I've already done with .mp4 and .mkv files, using the "Open With | Other ...
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Custom action in Nemo (Linux Mint 18.3, Cinnamon) are not visible in menu

I am trying to add custom action in Nemo's menu. For this I put file my-action.nemo_action in ~/.local/share/nemo/actions like this: [Nemo Action] Active=true Name=Energize %N Comment=My custom, ...
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Files that begin with w disappears from file explorer in nemo cinammon

In the directory "Downloads" (NTFS partition), if a file is created and it's name starts with w, it will disappear after refresh. I don't know if this happens in any other directory, but I haven't ...
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Refresh linux desktop from CLI

Running Linux Mint 17 with Nemo. We can refresh the contents of the desktop by pressing F5. If some changes occurred to the files in the Desktop folder (/home//Desktop by default) and the desktop of ...
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nemo and ls showing different filenames

I'm trying to analyze a piece of malware from the internet. I found out, that nemo browser and ls command show the filename of the malware in different ways. ls displayes filenames IMG147pgj.exe, ...
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Nemo - How can I reload desktop from command line?

I would like to know which command I can use in order to reload Nemo file manager from my terminal. I want to get exactly the same behavior as if I press the F5 key on the desktop. Does someone knows ...
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How to prevent “Unable to open MTP device” popups from opening?

I often plug my Android device into the USB drive simply for charging purposes with no intention to use the filesystem (and with the screen off or with the USB settings in "charging only" mode, either ...
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VPN start freezes Nemo

I'm on Linux Mint 18. Every single time I start a VPN connection, be it manually or via autostart or script (I've tried any possibility) the file manager Nemo freezes, i.e. doesn't start up, or, if ...
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How to map one array element which is separated by newlines into a new array with multiple elements

I select 4 files in Nemo in the path /home/myUsername/.local/share/nemo/scripts/Folder with spaces/. Nemo stores the file paths in the environment variable NEMO_SCRIPT_SELECTED_FILE_PATHS. (As you ...
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Nemo doesn't show up on search

When you press the WIN-key or press "Activities" you can start typing and you will find installed programs. Currently, when I search for Nemo it doesn't show up. I'm on stock Fedora 23 with default ...
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Nemo file manager doesnt remember bookmark on KDE 4.14.2 Debian 8.0.0

-- i have installed Nemo file manager from repo ( nemo 2.2.4 ), on My Machine Debian 8.0.0 and im using KDE 4.14.2, -- my nemo doesnt remember the Bookmark. -- i have tried installing nemo from repo,...
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Mount shares as regular user in Linux Mint 17.1?

All the shares fstab tries to mount show up in the navigation panel in Nemo for me. If for whatever reason a share didn’t get mounted at startup, clicking on it tries to mount it for me. Except that ...
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Nemo: open URI in existing window

The question is about Nemo file manager, which is default for Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon. Is it possible to achieve behavior similar to google chrome or other browsers? When I have an instanve of chrome ...