Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

This question already has an answer here:

i'm using ubuntu 12.10 and its a dual boot.till yesterday i'v access windows through ubuntu.but today when i try to access windows through ubuntu it shows error message. here it is,

Blockquote Error mounting /dev/sda2 at /media/dingo/A2B20C30B20C0B8B: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=1000,gid=1000,dmask=0077,fmask=0177" "/dev/sda2" "/media/dingo/A2B20C30B20C0B8B"' exited with non-zero exit status 14: Windows is hibernated, refused to mount. Failed to mount '/dev/sda2': Operation not permitted The NTFS partition is hibernated. Please resume and shutdown Windows properly, or mount the volume read-only with the 'ro' mount option, or mount the volume read-write with the 'remove_hiberfile' mount option. For example type on the command line: mount -t ntfs-3g -o remove_hiberfile /dev/sda2 /media/dingo/A2B20C30B20C0B8B

(for long time i'm not logged to windows.).give me some help. thanks

share|improve this question

marked as duplicate by Eliah Kagan, con-f-use, AgentCool, hhlp, Chris Wilson Mar 20 '13 at 13:47

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

1 Answer 1

Try to log on into your windows, then shut it down. Maybe your windows was hibernated without your notice

share|improve this answer
    
hi caisar, yes that is shown in the error message.i did that earlier. but it doesn't work .therefore i wrote to this.is there any way to solve this?? thanks –  Thusitha Sumanadasa Mar 20 '13 at 5:07
    
Maybe this link help: Unable to mount Windows (NTFS) filesystem due to hibernation –  Caisar Oentoro Mar 20 '13 at 5:16
    
hi caisar ,thanks for the link.i'll go through that. –  Thusitha Sumanadasa Mar 20 '13 at 9:52

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.