Desktop.ini file in samba file shares

Posted on 2006-06-20
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Last Modified: 2012-06-21

I am using SAMBA server and re-directing my My Documents folder to the SAMBA server file share.

When I do this a file "desktop.ini" appears in the My Documents folder.

How can I stop this occurring?

Why does it occur.


Question by:helpbase
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Luxana earned 750 total points
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Hi Andrew

You might try edit smb.conf and add:

 hide files = /desktop.ini/
 veto files =  /desktop.ini/

hope this helps

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