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Cover thumbnailer nautilus 3.x

Cover Thumbnailer is an application that tweaks Nautilus to display images as folder thumbnails, useful for regular image folders or music folders that come with cover art:

Cover Thumbnailer displays music album's covers and a preview of pictures which are in a folder in Nautilus, the GNOME's file browser. Cover Thumbnailer generates the folder's thumbnail automatically, like any other thumbnailer; you don't have to generate thumbnails manually.

Cover Thumbnailer 0.8.3 has been released today and the only change is Nautilus 3.x support (for Ubuntu 11.10, etc.).

It comes with a configuration tool that allows you to tweak the way the folders are displayed, enable or disable the previews for the Pictures or Music folders, ignore certain folders and more.

Here's another screenshot with my Pictures folder:

Cover thumbnailer pictures


To install the latest Cover Thumbnailer with Nautilus 3.x support in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot, use the commands below:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:flozz/flozz
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install cover-thumbnailer

If you're not using Ubuntu, download the Cover Thumbnailer source from HERE.


By the way, if you want to automatically download cover art for all your music albums, check out Coverlovin.
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