Ubuntu – How to rename files without a right-click

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I am a new user to Linux and am using Ubuntu 12.04. I would like to know if there is any way to rename files by clicking on file name and not using right click.Can anybody please help me with this?

Best Answer

    1. Select (click on) the file, and press F2
    2. The filename will be highlighted as shown below; simply type the new name and press Enter to rename the file.

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