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I am running several programs via Wine 1.6, and I need to get into the data that they would normally store under the users profile in Windows, i.e., the "AppData/Local" folder.

Everywhere I have looked says that this is in the "Profiles" folder in .wine/drive_c/windows.

But I do not have a "Profiles" folder there. I have looked and looked, but no where can I find the user profiles that are stored for Wine programs. Anybody help me out?

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In Windows the AppData folder is located in C:\Users\yourname\AppData. That folder is hidden away.

In Wine the AppData folder is located at /home/$USER/.wine/drive_c/users/yourname/. To find the folder open "Files" (which opens to /home/$USER for your user).

The .wine folder should be here but, it is hidden. To unhide it, press CTRL+H. Now you should see the .wine folder.

Next, open and goto drive_c and you should see the folders Windows, users, Program Files, and Program Files (x86). Open users and navigate into your folder.

You should now see Application Data.

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