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I created a persistant drive of 500mb on my 4 gig usb drive using netbootin and a linux image. If I choose to save files (word documents, pictures) where do I see the persistant drive to save them too. Looked in MNT folder and don't see it there. Where can I save them so I have at next re-boot or if I use a different computer.

Thank you.

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They will reappear wherever you saved them upon reboot.

The persistent drive feature saves any changes to the file system and lays them on top of the read-only file system of the LiveCD.

Edit: Be aware, that you can't easily open your added or altered files from another system. You would first have to save them on a regular disk or USB drive. The one you're already booting Ubuntu from will do, if it has enough space.

Disclaimer: I should say, I never tried this myself, just read the docs.

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Thank you for the quick response. – Bob R Sep 26 '13 at 11:53
Thanks again, as long as they can be opened on the USB drive that I have the OS installed on is what is important to me. I am using SoldyXK (KDE version). I appreciate your responses. – Bob R Sep 26 '13 at 14:00
I tried this with Soldyxk (debian-based) and found it doesn't work. I save a JPG and ODT file and they were not there on reboot. Going to try it with Linux Mint next. – Bob R Sep 27 '13 at 11:25
Still having issue. I have successfully accomplished this with only an Ubuntu image. I prefer not to use this, due to the Unity Environment. – Bob R Sep 30 '13 at 15:58

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