Gnome default folder view settings

Richard E Miles r.godzilla at
Wed Feb 9 21:35:50 UTC 2005

On Wed, 9 Feb 2005 14:07:51 +0100
Duncan Lithgow <duncan at> wrote:

> I can't get folders to look the way I want. I want them to always open in 
> 'View as List' but some of them always come up as 'View as Icons'. (this is 
> using nautilus)
> I've been into edit > preferences > views and set it to 'View new folders 
> using List View' but still they come up as icons each time.
> What have I missed?
> Duncan
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After you change the view as list in the preferences. The existing nautilus
does not change to list view. You must click on view and choose View as List.
It will then come up in list view.

Richard E Miles
Federal Way WA. USA
registered linux user 46097

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