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Error mounting /dev/sda6 at /media/gkp/Backup: Command-line 
`mount -t "exfat" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid" "/dev/sda6" "/media/gkp/Backup"' 
exited with non-zero exit status 32: mount: unknown filesystem type 'exfat'
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Please provide the version of Ubuntu you are using. As you can see there is more than 1 answer for Ubuntu. –  Rinzwind Oct 23 '13 at 10:26
    
see also askubuntu.com/a/85459/20972 (esp. for 13.10) –  rogerdpack Dec 14 '13 at 16:30
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Ubuntu 13.04 and lower

You need to install exfat support in Ubuntu if you want to use it. Installation procedure:

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:relan/exfat
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install fuse-exfat

Ubuntu 13.10

For ubuntu 13.10 and above you should install the exfat-fuse:

sudo apt-get install exfat-fuse
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looks like for 13.10 you don't even need the ppa it's just sudo apt-get install exfat-fuse ref: askubuntu.com/a/85459/20972 –  rogerdpack Jan 6 at 14:48
    
I followed same, after doing all steps at last it saying "FUSE exfat 1.0.1 ERROR: failed to open `/dev/sdd1'." any suggestion? –  Shubh Apr 3 at 10:44
    
:) and after then sudo ntfsfix /dev/sdb1 help me to get mount. wait for few second it could time to mount. –  Shubh Apr 3 at 10:51
    
+1. On Ubuntu 14.04, no PPA is needed. I was able to sudo apt-get install exfat-fuse and, after installation, my 64GB SD CARD mounted as soon as I plugged it in. –  Drew Noakes Jun 11 at 18:38
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