Software Fixes


Edit > Preferences

Views . View new folders using: List View

Defaults > List View . Uncheck Show Icons

Behavior . Uncheck Ask before emptying the Trash or deleting files . Include a Delete command that bypasses Trash

List Columns . Uncheck Type


Open a terminal (Ctrl Alt t) and add open in terminal to context menu

sudo apt install caja-open-terminal

You will need to reboot for this to take effect.


Click on the three bars in the upper right corner to open the Applications Menu and select Settings.

General Tab

Downloads check Always ask you where to save files.

Applications Select Always ask for every item

Browsing Uncheck Enable picture-in-picture video controls Uncheck Control media via keyboard, headset, or virtual interface Uncheck Recommend extensions as you browse Uncheck Recommend features as you browse

Home Tab

New Windows and Tabs Homepage and new windows Blank Page New Tabs Blank Page

Firefox Home Content Uncheck them all except Web Search

Search Tab

Search Suggestions Uncheck them all

Search Shortcuts Uncheck all search engines

Privacy & Security Tab

Send websites a “Do Not Track” signal that you don’t want to be tracked Always

Logins and Passwords Set to suit yourself

Address Bar Uncheck Search engines