Using GNOME/File manager home folder

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the home folder contains a list of all the users on the computer with the exception of the root user therefore if your username was dave then your files and setttings would be at the location /home/dave this ensures that each user has separate storage, also each user cannot see the others folder by default to prevent unauthorised access on public computers and the like