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Two accounts on same computer how to make a share folder for both?
Shared folders for all users

I am not entirely new to Linux, but I am now having my daughters and son explore Linux and I was wondering where would I put documents and files that are shared between all of the users?

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marked as duplicate by stephenmyall, Tom Brossman, Takkat, fossfreedom Dec 21 '12 at 22:53

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The best answer in the duplicate listed is a link only answer. We need some proper answers to this question. – fabricator4 Dec 21 '12 at 21:25

The way I've done this in the past (shared laptop between my wife and myself) was to create a user/new group and home directory, make myself and my wife members of the new group and set permissions so that properties of files are inherited regardless of who creates theem.

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