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Old 05-02-2015, 09:22 AM   #1
thomascathybell
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File Manager Folder Properties


In Windows, when a folder is right clicked, I can see the number of files and folders in that folder and the detailed size of the total of files and folders down to the byte. In Linux Mint when I do the same thing in the default file manager, it gives me a total nunber of "Items" and a size rounded to xx.x GB. Is there a file manager that will give me the same information as Windows does, or another way to get that information?
 
Old 05-02-2015, 09:59 AM   #2
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That may depent on file manager you are using, but if all file managers fail, you can still calculate numbers in commandline, there should be indications on web.
 
Old 05-02-2015, 10:51 AM   #3
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Hi.

Recent article may help: http://opensource.com/business/15/4/...-file-managers

Best wishes ... cheers, makyo
 
Old 05-02-2015, 10:52 AM   #4
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I believe every file manager does that. At least thunar, nautilus and dolphin do. Which one have you tried which doesn't do this?
 
  


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