[xubuntu-users] Setting file-open dialogues not to show hidden files and directories?

Adam Funk a24061 at ducksburg.com
Thu May 24 16:08:50 UTC 2007

On 2007-05-24, Vincent wrote:

>> At some point in the past, I set a configuration option somewhere so
>> that most applications' file-open/save dialogues are showing the
>> hidden files and directories.  Unfortunately I now want to switch this
>> off, and I have no idea how I switched it on in the first place.  Any
>> hints where to look?

> If you right-click on a file in a file-open/save dialog then you can toggle
> "Show Hidden Files".

I'd been looking in gnome-control-center, the xfce4 settings manager
and the Thunar configuration.

That was an easy solution, and you forget to say "duh".  Thanks!

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