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sorry but I am just very new to ubuntu and i can't get the answer via search or google, because there are too many options and nothing seems to help me with my problem.

I have one hard disk in my small notebook. I've made a new partition to install Linux and I can still open my folders on C:/, where windows is actually installed.

Now i want to make a link on my desktop for example from my music folder from windows. How can i do that? I tried some ways, but after a reboot the system always claims that the link doesnt work anymore.

What can i do? Thx

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try this... it works perfectly for me… – Simone Testa Feb 27 at 11:39

The link doesn't work anymore after a system reboot because you have to mount again the drive C:/ after start up. When you open the drive C:/ from inside of nautilus for example, this it automatically mounts it and your link will work again.

To make it to be mounted automatically see at start up this answer.

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check out the following link. This might help you.

Create Desktop Shortcut


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Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. – Tim Mar 16 '15 at 17:27

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