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Quickly access hard drive contents in ubuntu with Hawkscope

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http://ubuntuguide.net – Hawksope is a cross-platform pluggable menu based launcher.With it,you can quickly read your gmail messages,access to twitter,instant access your delicious.com bookmarks,search with google and access hard drive contents. Hawkscope is a productivity tool that allows you to access your hard drive contents quickly via system tray / menubar icon with dynamic pop-up menu. Feature * Completely Free and Open Source * Cross platform, runs on Windows, Linux and Mac * Navigation through hard drive contents via dynamic popup menu * System wide global hotkey for invoking menu right under mouse location (on Windows and Linux only) * Configurable favourite locations for quick access * Hide unwanted drives, folders or files by adding them to blacklist * Plugin system Download and install Hawkscope Homepage:http://code.google.com/p/hawkscope/ Deb for amd64:hawkscope_0.6.1-1_amd64.deb Deb for i386:hawkscope_0.6.1-1_i386.deb Select to download deb package and double click to install hawkscope,then you can launch this from Applications->Accessories->Hawkscope.In top-right,there will be a new icon,click it and you will get the menu. Plugins Download plugins from:http://code.google.com/p/hawkscope/wiki/Plugins Then,you need copy the downloaded plugins (.jar file) and paste them to /usr/share/hawscope/plugins folder: Click Hawkscope->Wraith(here should be your username)->Open->This will open the file manager with root privilege->do the copy and paste things in this file manager. Now, in Settings window Plugins tab click Reload Plugins and these plugins enabled. Open Setttings window again and input twitter/gmail account and password. Share Related posts: Quickly Search apps,files information in Ubuntu using Google Desktop Enable Remote Access to Mysql database in Ubuntu Linux Manually Install Google toolbar 5 for Firefox 3.5(Shiretoko) (HowTos)