Places Center

by collinss
UUID: placesCenter@scollins
Score: 13
Last edited: 2 hours ago
Last commit: a6ac78ebbb507c02c7bb7ee89bc99f8f5af33d30

Provides an easy-to-read layout to access your places

Places Center

Places Center is a feature-rich, cross-platform Cinnamon applet that provides easy access to all of your most-used places.


  • All entries are file manager independent (which means that they should work for nautilus, nemo, and probably any other file manager as well)
  • Option to display all volumes, or just the ones that are mounted
  • Supports bookmarks (eg. from Nemo)
  • Supports additional user defined places
  • Easy to read layout with multiple columns
  • Ability to set the panel icon and text (symbolic icons supported)
  • Option to show recent documents
  • Quick keyboard access (default super+p)
  • Search tool that allows you to quickly search for files and folders (supports regular expressions)
  • Add middle click to open

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invexx-1 month ago
Please disregard my previous msg. Everything's fine.
invexx-1 month ago
I deleted some directories from Home but they're still showing in Places Center.
Is there a cached file I could delete? Or how could I refresh?

BTW, I use a vertical panel layout and Places Center works perfectly.
invexx-1 month ago
Very nice. Thank you.
Stephen Collins
Stephen Collins-4 months ago
It works in vertical panel for me. Did you make sure it was completely up to date first? It was only added recently.
Valery Levchenko
Valery Levchenko-4 months ago
Great addon, but unfortunately doesn't work in vertical panel layout.