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After upgrading from Ubuntu 11.04 to Ubuntu 11.10 I can't access my internal hard drive through the shortcut applet in Cairo-dock.

Whenever I try to open, banshee music player opens instead.

How can i fix this?

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I dont understand: if cairo dock does NOT show an icon for your harddrive, what do you do when you want to open it? –  xubuntix Nov 13 '11 at 15:30

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How apps are linked to the types of files (aka mimetypes) is defined in the .desktop files, in ~/.local/share/applications It's completely broken in the 11.10, try to see if you can fix it by editing the nautilus.desktop file or the banshee.desktop file, or the mimeapps.list file. I'm sorry, I had the same problem but I don't remember the exact way I could fix it, but it was by modifying one of these files.

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