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All in one - Multi-Panel Tabbed File Manager for Linux - SpaceFM

SpaceFM is a multi-panel tabbed file manager for Linux with built-in VFS, udev-based device manager, customizable menu system, and bash integration

SpaceFM Features:
 * Lightweight - Written in C with GTK2 stability, inotify kernel and libudev support
 * Responsive - Built-in vfs runs fast with low resource usage (no gvfs, etc)
 * Flexible - Can appear very simple or very complex depending on configuration
 * Multiple Windows - A single instance opens multiple windows
 * Multiple Panels - Each window contains up to four independently configured and interactive browser panels plus a task manager pane
 * Tabbed - Each browser panel supports multiple folder tabs
 * Side Panes - Any browser panel can show Devices, Bookmarks, and Directory Tree side panes
 * Desktop Manager - Includes a built-in, lightweight DM mode with custom commands - works great with Openbox
 * Device Manager - Built-in libudev support for manual and automatic device management, plus easily format, backup and restore partitions and MBRs
 * Task Manager - Control or eliminate popup dialogs with multitasking abilities - no waiting to move on to your next task
 * MIME - Manages MIME file types and default actions
 * Custom Menus and Tool-bars - Its unique Design Mode allows you to quickly change any menu or toolbar item name, shortcut key, or icon, and insert your own commands or submenus anywhere
 * Plugins - Install, copy, and export custom commands as plugins
 * Bash Integration - Built-in bash scripting support for custom commands, with file manager data exported as bash variables
 * Output Control - Monitor the stdout/stderr output of built-in and custom commands, with error detection and popup control, or run commands in a terminal
 * Fonts & Icons - Easily configure custom fonts and icons in each panel or pane for a unique look
 * Styles - Show files as icons or in lists with customized columns
 * Find-As-You-Type - File list allows you to quickly locate a file with a case-insensitive sub-string search of file names - just type a few letters
 * File Search - Flexibly search for file names, sizes, content, etc. with no daemons
 * System Management - Safely perform quick commands as root or run a root instance
 * File Management - Extensive move, copy, link, drag-n-drop, and clipboard control
 * Archives - Single-click, built-in archive creation and extraction, or use external apps
 * Daemon Mode - Run in the background to auto-mount devices and autorun apps, and quickly open browser windows
 * Alternate Builds - deprecated support for hal (replaces libudev) and fam/gamin (replaces inotify)

SpaceFM Installation:
Open the terminal and type following command:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:upubuntu-com/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install spacefm
After successful installation, you can open the application from Unity 'Dash'


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