Posts Tagged ‘Nautilus’

GNOME: Show Hidden Files in Nautilus

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

To display current user’s settings:
gsettings list-recursively org.gnome.nautilus.preferences
or
gsettings get org.gnome.nautilus.preferences show-hidden-files

To enable “show hidden files” by default:
gsettings set org.gnome.nautilus.preferences show-hidden-files true

Or to list the preferences for other applications:
gsettings list-schemas | grep org.gnome | grep preferences

In order to restart GNOME, press:
Alt + F2
and then enter:
restart