Windows 10: Improvements for Symlinks is coming

[German]Within a blog post Symlinks in Windows 10! Microsoft has announced a change for symlinks in upcoming Windows 10 Creators Update. In developers mode standard users are able to create symbolic links on NTFS file systems. The symlink command has been available since Windows Vista, but has required administrator privileges to create. Beginning from Windows 10 Insider Preview build 14972, ordinary users may create symlinks. Microsoft made this change to allow popular development tools (Git and others) to run in standard accounts. Further details may be found within the Microsoft blog post linked above. (via)


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