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Old 02-22-2016, 12:04 PM   #1
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What is the file manager executable called


Hi there,

I am trying to set up a short cut for the file manager, but can't find. Where is it or what is the file name of the executable called.

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Old 02-22-2016, 12:06 PM   #2
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Hi there,

I am trying to set up a short cut for the file manager, but can't find. Where is it or what is the file name of the executable called.

Kind regards
iFunc
There are a plethora of file managers used in Linux. Do you know what yours is called when you're running it? If not, what is your distro/flavour?

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Old 02-22-2016, 01:17 PM   #3
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yeah it all depends on the name of the file manager
look in /usr/bin
for all of your executables
 
Old 02-22-2016, 01:40 PM   #4
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In the file manager window, look at Help -> About. If that doesn't give you enough of a clue (sometimes it's not the name of the executable), post what name is shown and someone will be able to help.
 
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Old 02-23-2016, 05:16 AM   #5
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hi Guys,

Thanks for your help, all useful information there, I didn't know there were so many of these. I am running a raspberry pi with Raspbian Jessie and the File manager is "PCManFM". I eventually found it by looking in the lxpanel config file as it is on the task bar, but clicking on about showed it up also.

Thanks again.

iFunk
 
  


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