Where is the Trash folder located in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Written by Ian Carnaghan · 13 sec read >

The trash folder can be found at:


Replace username with your username.

The trash folder can also be accessed using the Graphical User Interface by opening the File Manager.

Once opened, press the key combination CTRL+H to view all hidden files and folders.

Open the .local folder, then the share folder and then finally the Trash folder.

Last Updated On April 07, 2018
Written by Ian Carnaghan
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