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Windows and Ubuntu have completely different security architectures (Ubuntu being the more secure one) so it just refuses to open the folder (=directory). The correct way of doing this under Ubuntu is to give permissions on that directory to a group and have you as a member of that group and then you will be able to open this. As this is a Windows share, ...
You can use apparmor to deny network traffic for some application. First you must install apparmor and apparmor-utils .. sudo apt-get install apparmor* After that you can generate profile to you application ... sudo aa-genprof /usr/bin/google-chrome Next step is to change Networking part in profile to: sudo nano ...
You need to install a proprietary driver for you video adapter. Run in terminal sudo apt-get install nvidia-346 nvidia-prime and reboot.
Boot from the LiveCD/USB that you used to install Xubuntu. When fully booted, run Gparted software that is included. With it, you can resize partitions by simply dragging borders. Never try to resize the partition that is mounted or booted from.
If windows is present, you should be able to select at startup during the grub. You don't precise which version you are working with so I add this comment : I noticed with ubuntu 14.04 (maybe 15.04 too), grub may not appear. If grub not appear edit file "/etc/default/grub" and comment "GRUB_HIDDEN_TIMEOUT=0". You should now have something like this : ...
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