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Choose one of the following methods, restoring the old behaviour works similarly:

elementary OS 5.0 Juno (upcomingcurrent version)

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set io.elementary.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false.)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to io.elementary.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.


elementary OS 0.4 Loki (old version)

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set org.pantheon.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to org.pantheon.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.

elementary tweaks (not recommended)

If you have elementary tweaks (an unofficial, unsupported, 3rd party elementary configuration software) installed you can change the behaviour in System Settings > Tweaks > Files (left sidebar) > Single Click.

Choose one of the following methods, restoring the old behaviour works similarly:

elementary OS 5.0 Juno (upcoming)

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set io.elementary.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false.)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to io.elementary.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.


elementary OS 0.4 Loki

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set org.pantheon.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to org.pantheon.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.

elementary tweaks (not recommended)

If you have elementary tweaks (an unofficial, unsupported, 3rd party elementary configuration software) installed you can change the behaviour in System Settings > Tweaks > Files (left sidebar) > Single Click.

Choose one of the following methods, restoring the old behaviour works similarly:

elementary OS 5.0 Juno (current version)

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set io.elementary.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false.)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to io.elementary.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.


elementary OS 0.4 Loki (old version)

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set org.pantheon.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to org.pantheon.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.

elementary tweaks (not recommended)

If you have elementary tweaks (an unofficial, unsupported, 3rd party elementary configuration software) installed you can change the behaviour in System Settings > Tweaks > Files (left sidebar) > Single Click.

6 Update with changes in upcoming elementary OS 5.0 Juno
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Choose one of the following methods, restoring the old behaviour works similarly:  

GSettings (recommended)

elementary OS 5.0 Juno (upcoming)

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set orgio.pantheonelementary.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false.)

elementary OS 5.0 JunoDconf Editor

In 5.0 the setting prefix has changed,Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running org.pantheondconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to io.elementary.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.


elementary OS 0.4 Loki

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set ioorg.elementarypantheon.files.preferences single-click false

Dconf Editor

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to org.pantheon.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.

Elementary Tweaks (not recommended)

elementary tweaks (not recommended)

If you have Elementary Tweakselementary tweaks (an unofficial, unsupported, 3rd party elementary configuration software) installed you can change the behaviour in System Settings > Tweaks > Files (left sidebar) > Single Click.

Choose one of the following methods, restoring the old behaviour works similarly:  

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set org.pantheon.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false)

elementary OS 5.0 Juno

In 5.0 the setting prefix has changed, from org.pantheon to io.elementary.

gsettings set io.elementary.files.preferences single-click false

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to org.pantheon.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.

Elementary Tweaks (not recommended)

If you have Elementary Tweaks (an unofficial, unsupported, 3rd party elementary configuration software) installed you can change the behaviour in System Settings > Tweaks > Files (left sidebar) > Single Click

Choose one of the following methods, restoring the old behaviour works similarly:

elementary OS 5.0 Juno (upcoming)

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set io.elementary.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false.)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to io.elementary.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.


elementary OS 0.4 Loki

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set org.pantheon.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to org.pantheon.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.

elementary tweaks (not recommended)

If you have elementary tweaks (an unofficial, unsupported, 3rd party elementary configuration software) installed you can change the behaviour in System Settings > Tweaks > Files (left sidebar) > Single Click.

5 Update with changes in elementary OS 5.0
source | link

Choose one of the following methods, restoring the old behaviour works similarly:

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set org.pantheon.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false)

elementary OS 5.0 Juno

In 5.0 the setting prefix has changed, from org.pantheon to io.elementary.

gsettings set io.elementary.files.preferences single-click false

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to org.pantheon.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.

Elementary Tweaks (not recommended)

If you have Elementary Tweaks (an unofficial, unsupported, 3rd party elementary configuration software) installed you can change the behaviour in System Settings > Tweaks > Files (left sidebar) > Single Click

Choose one of the following methods, restoring the old behaviour works similarly:

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set org.pantheon.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false)

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to org.pantheon.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.

Elementary Tweaks (not recommended)

If you have Elementary Tweaks (an unofficial, unsupported, 3rd party elementary configuration software) installed you can change the behaviour in System Settings > Tweaks > Files (left sidebar) > Single Click

Choose one of the following methods, restoring the old behaviour works similarly:

GSettings (recommended)

Run the following command in terminal

gsettings set org.pantheon.files.preferences single-click false

(To enable single-click again use true instead of false)

elementary OS 5.0 Juno

In 5.0 the setting prefix has changed, from org.pantheon to io.elementary.

gsettings set io.elementary.files.preferences single-click false

Dconf Editor

Start Dconf Editor (not installed by default) from Slingshot or by running dconf-editor in terminal. Navigate to org.pantheon.files.preferences. Disable the checkmark on single click.

Elementary Tweaks (not recommended)

If you have Elementary Tweaks (an unofficial, unsupported, 3rd party elementary configuration software) installed you can change the behaviour in System Settings > Tweaks > Files (left sidebar) > Single Click

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