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Accidentally associate a program with a folder using the Nautilus file manager in the GNOME Desktop?

If you accidentally associated a program with a folder in the Nautilus file manager in the GNOME desktop it can be very frustrating. This happened to me and it took me a while to find the answer. I make many DVD’s and I often use VLC Media Player to play the VIDEO_TS folder directly. While [...]

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Add new items to Nautilus’ “Create Document” context menu item

Whether on the desktop or browsing files in the Nautilus file manager, when you right-click on an area unoccupied by an icon, you have the “Create Document” option. By default, your only option is to create an “Empty File”. This works out fine in many cases, but what if you want to create specific documents? [...]

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