If a user creates a new project on a Linux machine and specifies the project to be created in a folder outside of the root UE4 directory and /Documents/Unreal Projects/ folder, the project does not show up in the Project Browser

Steps to Reproduce

1. Open UE4Editor on Linux machine
2. Select the New Project tab in the project browser
3. Select a template to be created
4. Set the location of the project to the Videos folder
5. Select Create Project
6. Select File > Open Project

Projects outside of the root UE4 folder and Unreal Projects folder do not show up in the Project Browser

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ComponentUE - Platform - Linux
Affects Versions4.7
Target Fix4.15
Fix Commit3178573
Main Commit3206922
CreatedNov 25, 2014
ResolvedNov 14, 2016
UpdatedApr 27, 2018