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Old 02-26-2008, 03:44 AM   #1
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How to avoid showing dot files


When I click on the "Open" menu from an application (gedit/pdf viewer etc.) it shows all the dot files. How can I hide those hidden files when opening a directory from any applications?

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Old 02-26-2008, 04:01 AM   #2
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Probably right-click and [un]check the relevant box. (I hate what they've done to the GTK filepicker.)
Old 02-26-2008, 04:18 AM   #3
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When you get the selection list, rt-click on it and uncheck the box marked "show hidden".
Old 02-27-2008, 02:43 AM   #4
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Thank you very much. It worked


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