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Linking to local files on a Windows file server share

I tried to find a similar topic, but failed to do so. So I am asking the question here. At our company I am running a pilot to get Ubuntu on our machines, as it would solve a lot of our problems. ...
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Run a command using some text [duplicate]

What I want to achieve is making a string command start server run the command wine ./_server.exe. How would I do this?
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Remove links in the navigation pane on the left in the ctrl+O menu

I accidently dragged a link into the pane on the left. When I right click to remove the link, it is grayed out and I cannot select it. How do I remove the link? (This is the ctrl+O menu, not normal ...
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fix case sensitive URL

I have been doing some work on my localhost with xampp and I have a link that looks like this http://localhost/Example and another one called http://localhost/example The actual folder name is ...
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Nested Sequence of Directories!

When I searched for a file where one could (semi)control brightness I accidentally found a nested sequence of directories like below aneesh@nb-14:~$ cd /sys/class/graphics/fb0/device ...
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How can I synchronize Windows links (.lnk) to 12.10 using Ubuntu One?

My problem UbuntuOne does not synchronize Windows link files (.lnk). Now, I do not expect UbuntuOne to synchronize the actual links by changing an .lnk file to a linux symlink, nor do I do expect ...
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Is there a way to paste shortcuts in Ubuntu as in Windows?

Paste shortcuts, or perhaps create a link to another folder from a folder, or any thing of the sort. I need to do this because I want to crate a link from other directories to my music folder, so ...
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Cross-system file links

We are using complex directory tree, shared via DropBox on Windows and Ubuntu. Somewhere we need to refer files, placed in other folders (like Invoice_5.doc must be found under Invoices as well as ...
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Can I create an Ubuntu One account without downloading Ubuntu One?

I would like to use Ubuntu One with Thunderbird Filelink. Is it possible to create an Ubuntu One account without downloading the Ubuntu One software?
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Where are my uploads from U1 saved when using Thunderbird Filelink with U1?

Thunderbird 15 has now U1 Filelink support to upload a file to the cloud instead of attaching it. It works great, the question is, where are the files stored - so that I can delete them later. I did ...