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I want to have a way to easily access the desktop of my Windows user account from my Ubuntu account on my dual-booted machine.

Of course, I can easily create a link on my Ubuntu desktop to the path in my windows file system, however, this link is reported as broken after restarting Ubuntu. Any advice?

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You have to mount Windows partition at startup. How to do that, you can read here:

How to mount ntfs partitions on startup?

and here:

How to automount NTFS partitions?

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Hey Sebastian, just wanted to report back that your answer was of course the right solution to my problem and I could setup the automount easily with the resource you have given. Many thanks! – Felix Z. Hoffmann Apr 18 '13 at 14:51

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