Windows 10 Creators Update and Symlinks

Jeffrey Altman jaltman@secure-endpoints.com
Thu Apr 13 13:27:00 GMT 2017


When Developer mode is enabled the elevation requirement for symlink
creation is disabled:

https://blogs.windows.com/buildingapps/2016/12/02/symlinks-windows-10/#DXz6icKZOkEozgYR.97

This was necessary for symlink creation within WSL to work.


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