Microsoft's file system, used in Windows NT (2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, etc.).

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NTFS defrag tool for Ubuntu

I am searching for a NTFS defrag tool for Ubuntu and I came across this : Defragging NTFS Partitions from Linux. I want to know how to install UltraDefrag on Ubuntu 14.04.
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Is WD elements with NTFS format supported on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I brought a WD Elements 1tb external hdd and I'm planning to install Ubuntu on my laptop.(not a dual boot). So I was wondering will the hdd work on Ubuntu, it's ntfs formatted.I dont want to format it ...
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How do I replace Windows 7 Ultimate with Kubuntu without loosing my files in partition D wich is NTFS?

I want to replace my Windows 7 Ultimate with Kubuntu. I have a big D partition that is hard to backup and I want to install kubuntu without loosing the partition and still be accesible in kubuntu. The ...
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Change ext4 to NTFS for installing Windows 7 [duplicate]

I have a new installation of Ubuntu Mate and I would like to go back to Windows. I'm aware I need to convert it to NTFS and I have tried to make Disks work but it would not allow me to change/shrink ...
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Hibernation file won't allow me to mount [duplicate]

Having a huge issue going from windows 10 to Linux Mint The biggest issue here is that I can mount ANY of my storage drives! Error mounting /dev/sdg1 at /media/steven/Storage Drive 2: Command-line ...
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I can not access NTFS shared folder on Ubuntu via Windows PC

I have an NTFS partition, I shared it and I can not access it from a Windows PC. I got the following error message: You do not have permission to access \\server\myfolder. Contact your network ...
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NTFS data partition can't be accessed by another user unless unmounted in my current user session before logging out

I am on ubuntu 14.04, wanted to create another account, beside my admin one, for my family members to use so as not to interrupt my work. The problem is I can't grant the other account access to the ...
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Access Windows Disks from Ubuntu LiveCD? [duplicate]

I'am right now on my Ubuntu 14.04. I guess and I have a file on my Windows disks (I have three disks) and when I Click on one of them I have this message Error mounting /dev/sda2 at ...
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How i can change GPT to MBR?

I cant see my second hard drive wich is GPT, in linux, i mean i cant mount it or use data from it. On windows all good, I load windows8\ubuntu from grub wich use mbr on first hdd. As i understand, ...
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Mount second ntfs partion from second hdd

I beg pardon for possible bad english, I'm self-taught. At school I learned German =) I have problem with mounting partition from second hdd. About my system: First hdd 200 gb - here my ubuntu 15.04 ...
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Formatted Ubuntu partition with ntfs on windows

I was running a dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04 till recently. I'd used my F: for linux and I accidentally forgot that and did a quick format on it into ntfs. I had a lot of code on linux that ...
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ubuntu 14.04 cant open NTFS windows partition

Im using dual boot win 10 and ubuntu 14.04, after few times using win 10 I want to acces my files from ubuntu. But when I want to mount the partition this error message appear[![enter image ...
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Nautilus hangs up unexpectedly when I try to see a mounted NTFS partition

I don't know why I can't see this NTFS partition on nautilus. It mounts ok, but nautilus doesn't show it, and when I try to see it, nautilus crash. BUT I can access the partition from the terminal, in ...
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How do I get mkntfs to recognize an ssd as a block device?

What I'm trying to do I'm trying to use GParted on Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 LTS to clone a partition from one device to a newer device (three devices are in play total if you include the one I'm working ...
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NTFS Corrupted. Input/Output Error

I recently had a problem where one of my NTFS hard drives stopped working. I have tried chkdsk /f on windows 10, 3 times with no success. And also sudo ntfsfix /dev/sdi1 , with no success. Is there ...
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disk partition not mount if window 8 or higher install with ubuntu

we use sudo mount -t ntfs /dev/sdxn /dir/atwhich/u/mount but in windows 8 and higher error comes that: The disk contains an unclean file system(0,0). Metadata kept in Window cache, refused to mount. ...
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NTFS permissions messed up [duplicate]

I run a dual boot with Ubuntu on sd6 and Windows8.1 on sd4. I was trying to get plex media server working on my ubuntu, and I ended up messing my D:/ (sda5) in windows. I used this guide to set ...
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How to fix UNABLE TO MOUNT CORRUPTED SYSTEM USB FILES

This is my problem: UNABLE TO MOUNT dvd Error mounting /dev/sdb1 at /media/personal/dvd: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=1000,gid=1000,dmask=0077,fmask=0177" ...
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HDD inaccessible after ubuntu install [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu yesterday and did not dual boot, just deleted windows. When I try to access my D drive, I get this error: Error mounting /dev/sda1 at /media/dave/Data: Command-line `mount -t ...
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Ubuntu don`t see 1 of my hard drives

I have a dual boot system with 3 hard drives: - drive 1 (hitachi 500Gb SATA) has two size-equal partitions NTFS (Windows 7) and Ext4 (Ubuntu 14.04 without swap); - drive 2 (hitachi 500Gb SATA) has one ...
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Hard Drive invalid NTFS and hidden partition

Hi i recently bought a western digital green 2To and put it in an enclosure to use it like a simple external hard drive. I tried to name it and format it in NTFS through the disk utility. It worked, ...
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Permissions problem with NTFS drive? Root is owner, however

I have mounted an internal NTFS drive which holds my media, and this auto mounts when I boot up. I am trying to understand how I can tell another program (NZBget) to point to a directory on the NTFS ...
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Ubuntu: Fail to open NTFS drives [closed]

I some times encounter an error when I try to open an NTFS partitionof my hard disk on Ubuntu Operating System. I have installed Ubuntu alongside Windows 8.1. Update: when I shut down windows, ...
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How can I use Ubuntu to recover files on an NTFS file system which is dirty? [duplicate]

Because my windows is having problems, I'm trying to use an Ubuntu live disk to access my Windows hard drive. So I start up Ubuntu (Without installing it) and I see that my drive can not be found, so ...
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Cannot access Windows volume, operation pending

My Win 7 has recently crashed big time, and loops on startup repairs, while all other boot options bring me to a frozen black Windows screen. This happened to me a year ago, but I was able to view my ...
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Automatically running ntfsfix on boot?

Recently, I set up a nice symlink system so my documents and various things are synced between my Ubuntu and Windows installs. However, this depends (obviously) on my Windows partition being mounted. ...
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NTFS Disk mounting

How I can mount windows NTFS drive? I am double clicking on drive icon. But showing no permission.
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Ubuntu Installation: How to bring back NTFS disk partitions from logical volume LVM

I am new to ubuntu. I removed my windows OS & tried to switch to ubuntu 13.04. My system had 4 partitions (NTFS). When I tried to install ubutu 13.04 with boot-able USB today, During installation ...
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Unable to load Windows(8.x) Partition in Ubuntu

I have a HP Laptop with Windows 8.1 installed and there seems to be some problem with the hard disk, due to which Windows never boots up. It just hangs at start up. I'm trying to recover some ...
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Windows 10 / Linux Dual Boot - Boot-loader Problems

I am currently running a dual boot of Windows 10 Home 64-bit and Xubuntu 15.04 64-bit on my machine. I have Windows 10 on an SSD, Xubuntu on another SSD and an HDD for storage formatted as NTFS (this ...
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With fstab, how do I automatically mount an NTFS partition with full permissions for every user?

With the fstab file, how can I mount my /dev/sda3 NTFS partition at boot with full access by any user?
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How to Recover Permanently Deleted File from NTFS Partition?

Due to any reason my Seagate freeagent GO 500 GB hard disk drive failed and completed out of my reach. Having attempted numerous things in the course of recent day and attempting it on various ...
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unable to mount ntfs partition created inside widows 10 [duplicate]

If i try to open any of partition, I get error message in a box. Error mounting /dev/sda8 at /media/viratraaz/Documents: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o ...
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Unable to open windows 8.1 partitions in Ubuntu 12 [duplicate]

This is the error coming. I have shut down windows properly and yet this error comes. Error mounting /dev/sda7 at /media/harshit/Movies and songs: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o ...
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NTFS drive does not automounts

I have an NTFS drive that is set to automount at startup but for some reason it doesn't. (There is another drive with same properties that does.) Any ideas why?
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Ubuntu 15.04 does not see NTFS [duplicate]

I am encountering the following problem, Ubuntu is refusing to work within the NTFS file system. This is the error I get: Error mounting /dev/sda3 at /media/user/DATA: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" ...
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Unable to mount drive with NTFS partitions anymore

I have gone through the the other questions about mounting NTFS partitioned drives, but I have found my issues to be of a different nature. I was very happy using this SATA drive with a PCI card in ...
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Making /media/mightyalex200/Data ( NTFS HDD) a RWX

I need to make /media/mightyalex200/Data accessible for me (or everybody) as RWX. The only problem is that the Data HDD is a NTFS drive and I have no idea how to use ntfs-3g. I'm also new to Ubuntu ...
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NTFS drive Permissions on new files/folders with Plex

So as the only user that uses this computer if I add a new folder or file into my external hard drive, the same drive I use for my Plex Media Server, from another computer, device, etc. Does that or ...
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Copying .exe files from ext4 to ntfs

maybe a silly question but.. why cant i copy an .exe file format from linux (ubuntu 14.04) to windows 8.1 without corrupts when i try to execute it? I can copy some others file formats like images ...
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I can't mount my HDD on Ubuntu 15.04 [duplicate]

Since I reinstaled my Linux partition with Ubuntu 15.04 I can't use my other HDDs, it gives me an error: Error mounting /dev/sda1 at /media/xavi/NUCLEO: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o ...
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Script (nobody/nogroup) can't write files to NTFS share - permission denied. Root can write

I have a simple script that is (trying to) unzip a file to a mounted Windows 2012 share. It is normally launched as a Postfix alias when a new email arrives, but even when I run it as root I get a ...
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HDD format supported by 50 GB files in Ubuntu

I just formatted my HDD 2 TB Buffalo to NTFS by Debian 8.1 but noticed that my Ubuntu does not like read it by giving an alert that the NTFS format is not readable by the system. I need to transfer ...
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HDD error when mounting

When I plug in my external hard disk drive I get this error message: Error mounting /dev/sdf1 at /media/makermex/Seagate Expansion Drive: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o ...
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NTFS partition not access able from Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I cannot access ntfs partitions from ubuntu 14.04. How can I resolve this issue? The error message is given below: "Error mounting /dev/sda5 at /media/jimmy/New Volume: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" ...
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Permission Problems with Newly Formatted Drive

I'm using an old Windows PC as a NAS, it has 3 drives in it. I wiped the system drive and installed Lubuntu but I left the other 2 drives NTFS. Directories on them were mounted as shares using cifs ...
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I have a dual boot windows 8.1 with ubuntu 14.04. Unable to access drive, How can i solve it?

Unable to access “VIDEO” Error mounting /dev/sda8 at /media/ashru/VIDEO: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=1000,gid=1000,dmask=0077,fmask=0177" "/dev/sda8" ...
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how to access to a NTFS mounted disk from terminal

I have found a lot of tutorial on the web that how to mount a NTFS drive but I do not find any tutorial how to access a drive from terminal after mounting. Like what to write to get access after ...
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Unable to mount external NTFS HDDs due to duplicate UUID

I'm trying to setup /etc/fstab to automatically mount two external NTFS hard drives on boot, and decided to use the UUIDs as reference instead of the device names. Strangely, blkid reports that both ...
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Can't mount drive - no such file or directory

On the back of this question: How do I use 'chmod' on an NTFS (or FAT32) partition? I can't mount my external drive. I tried both: /dev/disk/sdd1 and /dev/disk/by-label/Newx20Volume ...