exFAT (Extended File Allocation Table) is a proprietary file system designed especially for flash drives developed by Microsoft

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Getting exfat support in ubuntu 14.04?

I looked at all the other questions but none seemed to work so here it goes. I have a microsdxc card that's in an adapter that's in my computer and I cant access it because there is no exfat support ...
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exFAT partition on external drive broken from ubuntu?

A while back, I was using a liveCD with an older version of ubuntu (<10) to help a friend move files. Forgetting that my USB drive was exFAT, I plugged it in and it seemed to mount fine. I ...
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Trying to create UDEV rule to mount removable drive exfat partition

So I am trying to create a udev rule to automatically mount a drives exfat partition to /media/offsite. My goal is to automatically mount a drive to /media/offsite and then kick off a .sh script to ...
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How do I fetch from another mirror?

I've come around some broken repositories. How do I change the mirror for this apt-get only?? I am using ubuntu server 12.04. alex@****:~$ sudo apt-get install exfat-fuse exfat-utils [sudo] ...
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exFAT mount on Ubuntu server [duplicate]

I want to mount and use an external hard drive formatted to exFAT on my Ubuntu server 12.04. I'm kind of new to the server side of ubuntu. Ideally i want to use it as a primary site of storage on the ...
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How to enable exFAT in Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I can't mount my exFAT HDD. I get the following error: Unable to access “SeagateHDD” Error mounting /dev/sdb1 at /media/me/SeagateHDD: Command-line `mount -t ...
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How to boot extracted Ubuntu ISO

Internet, I have a Flash drive that has multiple extracted Ubuntu ISO on it and is formatted as exFAT. I am creating this drive to be a universal installation platform. It will have multiple Linux ...
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Unable to mount 64 sandisk extreme [duplicate]

When I connect my vid cam via usb or put sd card direct in to the pc slot, it tells me it is unable to mount and then mention somethimg called exfat. I have no idea how to over come this.
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SDHC vs SDXC cards for Linux

I recently bought a Zenbook prime of 128GB and I bought a microSD to SD adapter for macbook air (because of the low profile). It's working great with my SDHC that I had on the phone. I'm thinking ...
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fuse-exfat installation error on ubuntu 13.10

Could someone tell me how to enable exfat on ubuntu13.10 please? I have followed several instructions all to no avail. First, following this instruction, gives me this error: The following packages ...
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How to install exfat-nofuse?

Has anybody of you tried to install exfat-nofuse. I am not sure how to install it. Compile it as a module, or recompile my kernel?... Also, do i have to recompile it after every kernel update? Will ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 installer/live fails to boot from USB with exfat partition

i can't boot ubuntu LIVE/INSTALLER from usb stick with exFat Partition, anyone know how add support for exfat in a live CD/USB?
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How to share exfat external hard drive over smb?

The permissions for the drive are all for the root user and I do not know how to change them. The drive is a 3tb Toshiba Canvio formatted as exFAT. I can read and write but when I try to share it says ...
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How to get a drive formatted with exfat working?

In Ubuntu 13.04 there was an option to use the PPA by Relan in order to get ExFat functionality. Seeing that in Ubuntu this functionality is now available from the repositories without the PPA I tried ...
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Mount unknown filesystem exfat [closed]

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 ...
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FUSE exFat error

I have Windows 7 along with a Fat64 partition holding most of my data. I then installed Ubuntu 12.04, and most things are fine. Of course, Ubuntu doesn't read exFat, so following these instructions I ...
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How do I mount another NTFS partition of an external hard drive running Ubuntu?

I have an external hard drive with the following partitions. I am running Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) on the same ext. hard drive and am unable to mount the NTFS partition on this drive. Could ...
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Is ExFat a good compromise for sharing a hard drive between linux and windows?

I am currently dual booting linux and windows on my primary SSD which is split with Ext4 and NTFS accordingly. However, I have a secondary hard drive where I would like to place my downloads and other ...
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Mount exFat drive on Ubuntu 13.04 not as root

I realised that Ubuntu 13.04 automatically mounts my internal drives which are some exFats automatically when I try to open them. Thats good. However, it is mounted as "root" and I want to mount it ...
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Can't mount 64 GB SDXC

I did a clean install of 13.04 and now I'm having a hard time mounting my SD card. I had it working on my old system, which was also 13.04 but I had upgraded from 12.04. I can't figure out how to get ...
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Distinguishing partition format types

How can I tell whether a partition is formatted with FAT32 or exFAT?
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Can I install Ubuntu on an exFAT hard drive?

I would like to know if it's possible to install Ubuntu on an exFAT hard drive, since Windows 8's drive admin utility only allow me to get NTFS and exFAT partitions. Thanks in advance.
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How to automount HPFS/NTFS (exFAT) 64GB microSD card on 10.04?

When trying to mount my 64GB microSD card, it fails. Did a bit of research and found I needed exfat. sudo apt-add-repository ppa:relan/exfat sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install fuse-exfat I ...
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Mount exFAT partition in virtual guest machine [closed]

I have a real Ubuntu 12.10 installation being virtualized under a Windows 8 host, by using the VBoxManage.exe internalcommands createrawvmdk method. I'm trying to mount an exFAT partition into the ...
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How Can I create an image of my Linux install to an external drive formatted with exFAT?

I have a 500 Gig external USB drive formatted as exFAT. I can not create an image from my 12.04 install to this drive with ReDo backup (I found out it lacks support for exFAT) . Note the image will be ...
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Should I choose exFat or NTFS for a “shared” partition in a dual-boot system?

I have a new laptop which I am setting up as dual boot Windows/Linux. I would like to access files from both Ubuntu and Windows 7. Should I create a separate NTFS partition?
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How do I install and mount an exFAT partition?

I have searched around here and with Google, and none of the instructions I have found work with Oneric. How do install exFAT and mount an exFAT partition in the latest release of Kubuntu?
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Is there a simple way to add exFAT support?

Is there a simple way to add exFAT support to Ubuntu without kernel patching?