[Windows] hardware link

The command fsutil used to create a hardware link in windows.

Attention: the hardware link can only created in the same volume(disk).

The commands:
1. to create a hardlink
fsutil hardlink create NewFileName ExistingFileName
2. to list the hardlink
fsutil hardlink list FileName

Capable platforms:
Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Vista

Source from Microsoft technet hardlink :


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