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Ubuntu opens a Nautilus for every mounted Windows share right after login. How can I suppress this? It's Ubuntu 12.10 and filesystem is cifs.

Thanks in advance.

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Using Ubuntu Tweak, under Tweaks > File Manager, set "Automatically open a folder" to off.

This answer came from... Nautilus Opens Devices on Every Log in


How to get Ubuntu Tweak. In Terminal...

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tualatrix/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install ubuntu-tweak

This came from... http://www.webupd8.org/2012/11/ubuntu-tweak-gets-full-ubuntu-1210.html


I was having this problem with opening TrueCrypt volumes and thought it was a bug involving TrueCrypt. I now believe it is a designed feature of Ubuntu.

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