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     * Restart dropbox again. It will now work with the local location (''/​data1/​yourusername/​Dropbox''​)     * Restart dropbox again. It will now work with the local location (''/​data1/​yourusername/​Dropbox''​)
     * If you want, you can now remove the symbolic link from your home directory     * If you want, you can now remove the symbolic link from your home directory
-  ​An alternative method tricks dropbox into seeing another directory as your home, so you can avoid using the nfs mounted home disk. However, using this method, dropbox cannot be started automatically when you log in, you have to use the commandline to start it up, although file manager access will work once started.+  ​An alternative method tricks dropbox into seeing another directory as your home, so you can avoid using the nfs mounted home disk. However, using this method, dropbox cannot be started automatically when you log in, you have to use the commandline to start it up, although file manager access will work once started.
     * Stop Dropbox if it is already running     * Stop Dropbox if it is already running
     * Create the directory where you want the Dropbox files on the local disk, eg ''/​data1/​yourusername''​     * Create the directory where you want the Dropbox files on the local disk, eg ''/​data1/​yourusername''​
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