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I am running ubuntu 12.04. My problem: In a ntfs formatted disk I have created one folder and stored some files. Now it is showing nothing in that drive. But if I check the size of the disk there is still some space used. How can I get into that folder now. enter image description here

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Are you sure that the folder is not just hidden (i.e. it starts with a dot .)? Try opening the drive and then press Ctrl+H. – Andrea Corbellini Jan 9 '13 at 17:47
I tried it, and even checked on terminal by "ls -al" command. It is not showing that folder. – Kranthi Jan 10 '13 at 6:00
Please, could you paste the relevant line (or the whole output) you get from mount? I'm interested in seeing the mount flags, as ntfs-3g (the NTFS driver for Linux) has some options to hide special files. Also, if you remember the name of the "lost" directory, could you try to run ls -ld "name of the dir"? Thanks! – Andrea Corbellini Jan 10 '13 at 17:16
Sorry, i did't get u, which command i have to use for mount flag information..?? – Kranthi Jan 10 '13 at 18:29
No worries. To know the mount flags just run mount without arguments and paste the output on your question. – Andrea Corbellini Jan 10 '13 at 18:34

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