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File operations not permitted on ntfs file system on Thoshiba 1TB external hard disk in Ubuntu 11.10

Recently I buy a Thoshiba external hard disk. And I make a NTFS partition. Now it is read only mode in Ubuntu 11.10. Now I can't able to copy from my system / create folder in HDD. But copying from ...
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NTFS file system has become read only after running Gparted

I installed Gparted and all my ntfs file systems have become read-only.I tried the solution given here How to change permissions to the other drives in a hard disk?, using pysdm, but I'm unable to ...
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How to add new hard drive with NTFS partition?

I added a new hard drive (sdb1, 500GB) to my system Ubuntu 11.10. I found this line on the Ubuntu help which I added to /etc/fstab #new hard drive sdb1 UUID=48DCF742DCF728B8 /NewDisc ntfs ...
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Mounting and Enabling Write Access to Windows Drive

I wanted to auto-mount all the partitions in my system, (i.e. the C,D,E and F drives from windows). I used ntfs config tool to do that, but it throws me an error when I check the mount selection for ...
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Encrypted NTFS folders and Ubuntu

I have about 100 GB folder on a NTFS partition that I would like to make inaccessible in Ubuntu. TrueCrypt is not an option as there's only 5 GB of free space and there's no way to create large enough ...
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Password protecting a private NTFS folder

Here's the story. I recently moved to Ubuntu from Windows using the Wubi installer. The issue is that I have a private folder on my Windows NTFS partition. It is configured so that no listing ...
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Read/write errors on shared NTFS

Well, i suppose 'errors' is not the best way of putting it, but anyway. Due to the usage of my computer, i have set it up to dual-boot Windows 7 and ubuntu 11.10. Windows is in it's own partition, ...
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files saved in NTFS partition are not accessible

I have Windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.10 in dual boot. I took a screenshot in Ubuntu and saved it to the NTFS partition. I can view the file from ubuntu but when i come to windows it doesnt opens the file. ...
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NTFS drive mounted generates huge load

I've got an NTFS drive mounted and on I/O it generates huge amounts of load. I'm now running my CPU (amd fusion dual core) at 100%... both. My load average is 3.47 at the moment. Anyone an idea to ...
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Windows can't access linux made folders in external hdd

I have an external hdd with 3 partitions - 2 ntfs and 1 fat32 file systems. In linux I made folder in one of ntfs partitions, downloaded some stuff, and wanted to access through Win7; but windows ...
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Mount NTFS partition at startup, with non-root user as owner

I'm currently mounting an NTFS partition at startup using the following line in /etc/fstab: /dev/sda3 /media/data ntfs nls=iso8859-1,umask=000 To my Ubuntu 11.10 installation, ...
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Why do I not have permission to extract any archives?

I don't know what happened but all my archives have turned to read only mode. I can't extract my archives any more: This is an issue only on NTFS partitions, not home (The same archive could be ...
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Lost all permissions to my NTFS partition

I have lost "Write" permission for myself, and all other permissions for 'Others' and 'Group' on my important NTFS Partition(Contains all my Data). Any amount of Chmod(ing) or using the GUI to set it ...
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Can't see Windows partition in Nautilus

I am on Ubuntu 11.10, installed with Wubi. I used to be able to access my Windows partion from the list of devices in Nautilus, but I no longer see it. What might b.e wrong? Running sudo blkid gives ...
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Unable to Mount an external hard drive (NTFS)

Ubuntu 11.10. When I plug my external Drive Western Digital MyPassport (500Go NTFS) I named WD. I get the following error: Unable to mount WD Error mounting: mount exited with exit code 1: helper ...
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mount.ntfs using all the CPU while trying to run a program [closed]

I've used Ubuntu for years now, but I'm currently trying out WUBI to launch Ubuntu 11.10 on a Windows 7 system without repartitioning. It comes up just fine, but when I try to install SpringSource ...
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How do I enable NTFS write support?

The NTFS Write capabilities were removed in Ubuntu 11.10. Henceforth, I cannot write/delete on my External NTFS hard drive, neither can I on the NTFS partition hosting MS Windows. I tried to install ...
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Error mounting ntfs partition at start-up Ubuntu 11.10 - can only be mounted and accessed as root

I started getting the error "Error mounting partition to /media/Date Press S to skip mounting this partition or M to manually mount this partition" at startup. I haven't found any line changed in ...
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Opening a NTFS partition fails with report: Not authorised

Besides lesser errors on 11.10, I ran into a more annoying one: I cannot access NTFS partitions. No matter whether I use nautilus, dolphin, tux commander or archive manager, always does the same ...
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Adding NTFS-Write capability by default

In 11.10 the ability to write to NTFS drives was removed. There are ways around this, like ntfs-config, which mounts the selected drives as r/w, but I'm looking for a more permanent solution. I have ...
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NTFSprogs uninstalled ntfs-3g package

After installing ntfsprogs package, the package uninstalls ntfs-3g thus I can't mount my NTFS partitions through fstab I have this line in /etc/fstab that obviously does not work ...
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serious error while trying to mount partition xxx ignore skip mounting manual recovery

Yesterday I upgraded from Natty to Oneiric and I got a "Serious error while trying to mount partition /media/xxx. It is an NTFS partition. I chose Skip, I checked the partition with disk utility while ...
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Mounting NTFS directory from within VMWare image

I'm running UBuntu 11.10 as a guest in VMWare Player on a WIndows 7 laptop and would like to mount an NTFS directory in UBuntu but not sure how to go about it. All the directions I've found are ...
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How to automount a partition on boot / Como hago para montar un particion al inicio del sistema?

Como hago para montar una particion al inicio del sistema? Antes en Ubuntu 9.04 lo hacia con el paquete ntfs-config que me instalaba una aplicacion llamada "herramienta de configuracion ntfs" que ...