Nemo file manager search function

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Nemo file manager search function

Postby kaloo on Mon Nov 12, 2012 1:14 am

Hi,

How can I add a search function to Nemo in Cinnamon?

I am using Cinnamon with Arch Linux and I miss the search in my Nemo file manager whereas LM13 has this feature.

Thanks
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Re: Nemo file manager search function

Postby SallyK on Mon Nov 12, 2012 3:22 pm

Do you have the Main Toolbar turned on? It's in the View menu.

If you have, you should have a magnifying glass icon for the Search function, or at least you have in the version of Nemo I have.
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Re: Nemo file manager search function

Postby kaloo on Mon Nov 12, 2012 5:46 pm

Well, I do not have a magnifying glass with cinnamon 1:1.6.6-2.

See the attachment. Do I need an extension?
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Re: Nemo file manager search function

Postby SallyK on Tue Nov 13, 2012 6:53 pm

Which version of Nemo are you running? I definitely didn't need an extension for search in Nemo 1.0.7, but that is on Mint. It looks like this...
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Re: Nemo file manager search function

Postby kaloo on Wed Nov 14, 2012 1:46 am

Hi Sally,

Sorry, my mistake. All the time I assumed to use nemo but instead it was files file manager.

Installed nemo now and search works like a charm.

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Re: Nemo file manager search function

Postby SallyK on Wed Nov 14, 2012 5:46 pm

You're welcome, I'm glad we got it sorted out.
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