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       nautilus - the GNOME File Manager


       nautilus [options] URIs...


       This  manual  page  documents briefly the nautilus command. This manual
       page was written for the  Debian  GNU/Linux  distribution  because  the
       original program does not have a manual page.

       Nautilus is the file manager for the GNOME desktop.


       Nautilus  follows  the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options
       starting with two dashes (‘-’). A summary of options is included below.

              Open a browser window.


              Perform a quick set of self-check tests.


              Create the initial window with the given geometry.


              Only create windows for explicitly specified URIs.

              Do  not  manage  the  desktop — ignore the preference set in the
              preferences dialog.


       --quit Quit Nautilus.

       --help Show a summary of options.

              Show Nautilus’ version.

       Other standard GNOME options not listed here are also supported.


       Nautilus documentation can  be  found  from  the  "Help"  menu,  or  by
       pressing    the    F1   key.   Nautilus   also   has   a   website   at


       This manual page was written by Takuo  KITAME  <>  and
       Dafydd  Harries  <>  for the Debian GNU/Linux system
       (but may be used by others).

                                  24 May 2004                      Nautilus(1)