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WSL Ubuntu “%localappdata%\lxss\” root directory missing on Windows 10? Here’s how to access it

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If you have installed Ubuntu from the Windows Store, chances are you won’t find the Ubuntu installation folder on your Windows 10 PC under its regular place in %localappdata%\lxss\ folder.

For WSL Ubuntu installations made through the Microsoft Store, the root directory can be accessed at the following location your Windows 10 PC:

%localappdata%\Packages\CanonicalGroupLimited.UbuntuonWindows_...\LocalState\rootfs

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