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I am new to Linux and recently installed ubuntu 10.04 based on a vmware virtual machine at windows xp. when open ubuntu, left-clicking places->desktop, I can see windows xp hard disk partitions and folds and files in them, but today I cannot.

Any help will be appreciated. Thanks in advance.

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Ubuntu is on vmware and you were able to view host partitions from ubuntu without any configuration?

Sound a bit confusing. You can not see those normally.

Use this guide for accessing xp drives Link to Guide

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yeah. Maybe I should upload some screenshots, but I do not know how to upload them. It seems AskUbuntu do not support upload attachment. Would you like to link to this url( I uploaded the screenshots. Thanks a lot! – pellyhawk Mar 31 '12 at 1:26

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