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  1. #1

    where is your desktop located


    okay, I got my limewire working thanks to you other users. Thank you!, but i would like to make my shared and incomplete folders on the desktop or in a file folder on the desktop, so i just need the path thank you hope thats enough info. and i also dont know what version of ubuntu i'm using i just downloaded it off the site

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    Super Moderator devils casper's Avatar
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    Desktop is located in your home folder as a folder.
    Execute this
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    cd ~/Desktop
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    /home/USERNAME/Desktop/

    Desktop must be capitalized. Or use Places > Desktop to open the folder directly.

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    /home/USERNAME/Desktop
    ~ sign represents /home/UserName only.
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    Quote Originally Posted by devils casper View Post
    ~ sign represents /home/UserName only.
    Yes, of course. But "cd ~/Desktop" is not going to allow him to specify the directory within Limewire's settings menu. I wasn't trying to one-up you or anything.

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    thanks you guys helped alot

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