Questions about mounting filesystems. (Examples include a CD, a DVD, an external hard drive and a USB thumbdrive.)

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Trouble mounting an sd card

While attempting to mount and sdcard from /dev/sda/ mount /dev/sda /media I get an error VFS: Can't find ext4 filesystem mount: you must specify the filesystem type any ideas?
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smbfs/cifs won't mount

This fstab has worked for 4 ubuntu versions. All of the sudden, it doesn't work after a reboot, but I had it working under 12.04 yesterday. It still works on another 12.04 machine with no problems. ...
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Mounting hard-drive on boot

I had 2 HDD, today I bought a new one, I would like to mount this HDD at boot, it's working, but the new HDD mounted under robu not root, why? Content of the fstab: ...
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How to prevent a partition from being mounted?

I have two NTFS partitions that constitute a Windows 7 install. I am running Ubuntu and virtualize that Windows install off the physical disk. While the VM is working it could be disastrous if mount ...
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proplem with dual boot with windows 8

I want to install Ubuntu beside my windows 8 but I made a mistake that i installed only Ubuntu ,but when I logged in Ubuntu and went to open my partitions , an error appeared said that ""Error ...
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I got a error,when i start my computer [duplicate]

i am getting this type of problem,when i open my computer(continue to wait or press s to skip mounting or m for manual recovery) please help me regarding this
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alternative ways of mounting USB NTFS external-hdd

I mount my Samsung hard disk through this command sudo mount /dev/sdb1 /media/Samsung BUT it doesn't work except after running the command sudo f-disk -l and waiting for it about 5 minutes to finish! ...