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7 Ubuntu File Manager Features You May Not Have Noticed

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The Nautilus file manager included with Ubuntu includes some useful features you may not notice unless you go looking for them. You can create saved searches, mount remote file systems, use tabs in your file manager, and more.

Ubuntu’s file manager also includes built-in support for sharing folders on your local network – the Sharing Options dialog creates and configures network shares compatible with both Linux and Windows machines.

Saved Searches

The Nautilus file manager contains a Search button that allows you to search for files and specify a specific location or file type.

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