Thunar Custom Actions file management

You add a new Custom Action by select Edit -> Configure custom actions...
Press on + button.

Burn iso file with Brasero

Under Basic
Type a name: Burn ISO img with Brasero
Type in Command: brasero -i %f
Choose an icon, for example cdrom

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *.iso
Unselect all
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on a iso img can you select "Burn ISO img with Brasero"

Burn iso file with K3b

Under Basic
Type a name: Burn ISO img with K3b
Type in Command: k3b --image %f
Choose an icon, for example K3b

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *.iso
Unselect all
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on a iso img can you select "Burn ISO img with K3b"

Search for files or directories

Under Basic
Type a name: Search
Type in Command: catfish --path %F
Choose an icon, for example catfish

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *
Select Directories
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on a directory can you select "Search"

Bulk rename files

Under Basic
Type a name: Bulk rename files
Type in Command: thunar -B %F
Choose an icon, for example

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *
Select Audio Files, Image Files, Text Files, Video Files, Other Files
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on files can you select "Bulk rename files"

Mount ISO file

Under Basic
Type a name: Mount ISO file
Type in Command: fuseiso -n -p %f %f.mount
Choose an icon, for example media-cdrom

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *.iso
Select Other Files
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on a iso img can you select "Mount ISO file"

Unmount ISO file

Under Basic
Type a name: Unmount ISO
Type in Command: fusermount -u %f
Choose an icon, for example media-cdrom

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *.iso
Select Other Files
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on a iso img can you select "Unmount ISO"

Copy files to directory

Under Basic
Type a name: Copy files to directory
Type in Command: /path/to/cp_mv.sh c_p %F
Choose an icon, for example edit-copy

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *
Select All
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on a file can you select "Copy files to directory"

Move files to directory

Under Basic
Type a name: Move files to directory
Type in Command: /path/to/cp_mv.sh m_v %F
Choose an icon, for example edit-cut

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *
Select All
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on a file can you select "Move files to directory"
Copy the file below to appropriate place eg ~/bin or /usr/bin Make it executable, run in a terminal (if in /usr/bin as root):
chmod +x cp_mv.sh
cp_mv.sh (Downloaded 571 times)

Copy files to Music, Video, Pictures, Document

Under Basic
Type a name: Copy files to Music, Video, Pictures, Document
Type in Command: /path/to/cp_mv2doc.sh cp_*type %F
*type = music, video, picture, document
Choose an icon, for example *icon
*icon = gnome-mime-audio, gnome-mime-video, gnome-mime-image, gnome-mime-text

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *pattern
*pattern = Audio Files, Video Files, Image Files, Text Files
Select *type
*type = Audio Files, Video Files, Image Files, Text Files
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on a file can you select "Copy files to Music/Video/Pictures/Document"

Move files to Music, Video, Pictures, Document

Under Basic
Type a name: Move files to Music, Video, Pictures, Document
Type in Command: /path/to/cp_mv2doc.sh mv_*type %F
*type = music, video, picture, document
Choose an icon, for example *icon
*icon = gnome-mime-audio, gnome-mime-video, gnome-mime-image, gnome-mime-text

Under Appearance Conditions
Type in Filepattern: *pattern
*pattern = Audio Files, Video Files, Image Files, Text Files
Select All
Click OK
Click Close
When you right click on a file can you select "Move files to Music/Video/Pictures/Document"
Copy the file below to appropriate place eg ~/bin or /usr/bin Make it executable, run in a terminal (if in /usr/bin as root):
chmod +x cp_mv2doc.sh
cp_mv2doc.sh (Downloaded 497 times)
Changed: 21-Jan-2012

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