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Error mounting /dev/sda6 at /media/ravi/New Volume:

mount -t "ntfs" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=1000,gid=1000,dmask=0077,fmask=0177" "/dev/sda6" "/media/ravi/New Volume"

Exited with:

non-zero exit status 14: The disk contains an unclean file system (0, 0).
Metadata kept in Windows cache, refused to mount.
Failed to mount '/dev/sda6': Operation not permitted

The NTFS partition is in an unsafe state. Please resume and shutdown
Windows fully (no hibernation or fast restarting), or mount the volume
read-only with the 'ro' mount option.
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The answer is in the question. Boot Windows, and do a complete shutdown. –  Mitch Jun 9 '13 at 15:58
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The problem comes from the Windows hibernation function. You should see Unable to mount Windows (NTFS) filesystem due to hibernation this question. And to turn the hibernation function off, this video (Turning hibernation off in windows 8)can help to you

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