Trouble Accessing Windows Files?
I'm a Linux noob, so if you choose to help me, please understand that I know next to nothing about Linux Ubuntu.
I installed Windows 7 on my computer, leaving a 30 gig partition for Linux, as well as a 100 mb partition to use as swap.. space I think it's called?
I finally got around to installing Ubuntu today and can no longer boot Windows 7. I made sure that Linux would only use the two partitions that I set aside for it. I can, however, access the files that I have on Windows via Linux, so the partition is still there.
The problem is that when I try to access certain Windows folders, such as my Documents folder, said folder appears to be empty.
If it helps any, I made the Linux partition Ext2. I had no idea which one to choose from the list. Hey, I never said it was a smart idea, but it is what I did. >>
Oh, it's Ubuntu 9.04 by the way, I forgot to say that.
Anyway, I'm just wondering why the Documents folder might appear to be empty, and if there is a way to recover the files in this folder?
I understand that I've royally screwed up my computer and I'll probably have to redo bother operating systems, but it's a worth a shot.
Thanks for your help. (: