[ubuntu-uk] Adding bookmark or dragging folder to sidebar isn't working

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Sat May 19 14:43:18 UTC 2012

On 19 May 2012 14:36, Gordon Burgess-Parker <gbplinux at gmail.com> wrote:
> 12.04, clean install this morning, fully updated.
> In File manager, with sidebar enabled, if I highlight a folder and click on
> Bookmarks - Add Bookmark, nothing happens.
> If I drag the folder to the sidebar, again nothing happens.
> How do I get the facility to make a bookmark in File Manager?

Rather confusingly the Add Bookmark menu item does not work like that.
 It bookmarks the current folder that nautilus is displaying.  So to
add a bookmark open the folder then Bookmarks > Add Bookmark.

The separate problem of it not working by dragging may be this bug:


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