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#1 2017-04-20 18:46:11

sambaji
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Registered: 2017-04-20
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[Tutorial Link] Opening tabs instead of windows outside of Thunar

Hi XFCE folks,
XFCE is a great OS! However, it does have a few quirks. One of these quirks is how Thunar handles directories opened from the desktop or from the launcher panel with the "Places" add-on .  A separate window, a new instance, is opened for each directory, meaning that clicking "Open All' on five directories on the Desktop will open five windows of Thunar, instead of five tabs.

I created a one-window-per-workspace bash script for Thunar. I go into detail of what this small script does as will as provide a downloadable file in my recently posted tutorial at Linux Mint's forum:

https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic. … 2&t=244076

Hopefully, you will find it helpful.

Sam Miller

Last edited by sambaji (2017-04-20 22:38:53)

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#2 2017-04-20 20:18:27

ToZ
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Registered: 2011-06-02
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Re: [Tutorial Link] Opening tabs instead of windows outside of Thunar

Hello, welcome, and thanks for sharing.


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#3 2017-04-20 22:39:39

sambaji
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Re: [Tutorial Link] Opening tabs instead of windows outside of Thunar

My pleasure.

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