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What is the purpose of the shared with me folder?. It is a public folder, for sharing files with other users.

I was curious because I do not want to place things in there and have them made public.

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The ~/Ubuntu One/Shared With Me folder is a special folder that holds all the folders other Ubuntu One users share with you. If someone shares a folder with you and makes that share writeable, you should be able to read, write and delete files from that folder.

And When you share a folder with someone, they will receive a copy in their ~/Ubuntu One/Shared With Me folder the next time they synchronize their computer.

More about Ubuntu One : See the faq.

Also see Ubuntu One Tutorials.

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Cool, Thank you :-) – rubixibuc Jul 11 '11 at 7:15
Anytime , glad to help :) – Binarylife Jul 11 '11 at 7:21

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