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Why is my external USB hard drive sometimes completely inaccessible?

I have an external USB hard drive, consisting of an 1 TB SATA drive in a Rosewill RX35-AT-SU SLV Aluminum 3.5" Silver USB 2.0 External Enclosure, plugged into my SONY VAIO VGN-NS310F laptop. It is ...
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Not file backup, but sync tool… There has to be a way

I am looking for a way to use U1 as total storage, where I can delete the file from the computer and not from U1. There has to be a way, as with competitors, its doable. Unlike many out there who need ...
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What happens to the storage capacity when I uninstall Ubuntu?

I used the wubi installer for Ubuntu 12.04. After having trouble with getting the Ubuntu to boot, I tried uninstalling it with Wubi. From 'My Computer' (in Windows 7), I noticed the maximum ...
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How to manage imported certificates?

I've got a X.509 certificate file (with a .der file extension) of a certificate authority that I want to trust (it's required to connect to my academic network). When I double-click on a .der file I ...
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Can't access any storage devices on 12.10

Hi I've just started using Ubuntu 12.10 (today!) my first time with any non-windows OS. I wanted to retrieve some files after windows stopped working. I boot Ubuntu from a USB and it seems to work ...
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Multipathing issue with Dell Powervault MD3660f

I’m configuring a Dell PV MD3660f storage . Its directly attached to a R320 server (by FC HBA) and the server is running Ubuntu 12.04. For redundancy I have connected two FC HBA with both controllers ...
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Where does Springseed store data?

I want to backup my data and I use Springseed to take my notes. Where does it store the notes I write? I checked /opt/springseed but I cant find the data there. I'm sorry if this question has already ...
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Files disappear when removing pendrive

System updated the next day booted by the kernel that was installed. Based on a tutorial, I tried to burn the ISO image of the Arch Linux on a USB key using the command "sudo dd". Having problems, ...
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I want to use my secondary HDD for everything

In windows, you can change some settings so that only the operating system is on the sdd, and all installed programs and user documents are installed/stored on a secondary HDD. How would I do this so ...
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adobe flash storage settings

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04. I want to increase the local storage, but i cannot figure it out on this operating system. I have tried everything that i have researched, i think anyway. When ...
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Whenever I try to download my Ubuntu 1 files, chrome block me.

I received an email regarding the closure of ubuntu1 files I tried using the link to transfer (os is Windows 7 Ultimate) each time I tried I received error message Chrome blocked download, is ...
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Why is it showing so big size of files?

This is the screenshot of the properties of all files except /home: My whole hard disk is of ~320 GB, then how is it so big?
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Data storage on ubuntu AWS

My client needs 500 GB data space on cloud (AWS). I had created a ubuntu 12.04 and wonder how do I give my client access to my ubuntu share on AWS? How will my client access it and can they map it as ...
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Can I access my 2nd Hard Disk?

I've installed Ubuntu over Windows 7 on my laptop, and didn't think about the second hard disk that it had, which I want to use for storage. Now I can't find a way to access it. Is it possible to add ...
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File sharing with Ubuntu 12.04 Server

I have setup Ubuntu 12.04 Server and am using it as a raid 1 backup for all my photos and files. I would like to set up a web based file server and backup like Google Drive so I can share my files and ...
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update manager - insufficient storage space (false alarm)

I'm trying to run Update Manager but it keeps reporting that there's not enough space. Here's the screenshot: I ran sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade from the terminal but still ...
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Swift configuration throws error “unable to create container” when I click on Dashboard to create container

Swift configuration throws error "unable to create container" I get the below error when I try to test from swift Proxy server Account GET failed: 503 Internal Server Error) I have 3 proxy nodes ...
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Disable Usb ports in ubuntu desktop except usb keyboard and mouse

I installed ubuntu 12.10 64 bit version in my system. I want to disable all the usb ports. Except usb keyboard and mouse. I tried to add a line blacklist usb_storage in the ...
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Error in transfer data to a pen usb

when i try to transfer data to a pen usb in ubuntu 12.04, the system give me error. The pen is formated in fat32. sorry the english and thank you for any help.
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Swift Through Horizon

Deployed a single node swift, i.e., containing both swift-proxy and swift-storage charms, in a multi-node openstack environment. Here is my config file: swift-proxy: zone-assignment: 'manual' ...
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Make OpenStack store all instances on Cinder

I have been messing around with openstack for a little time, setting up a test environment. One thing i never found out was how to store my instances on cinder... Does anyone here know how i can ...
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Private Storage Cloud

I'm absolute new to this area. So, please be gentle :-) I'm looking at the possibility for my company to start a private storage cloud using cheap hardware and software. For example, SATA storage ...
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Mounting disk being used on RAID

I have a server with two 2 TB drives (so 4 TB total capacity). But because of RAID only 2 TB is available for storage. I would like all 4 TBs to be available for storage. This means disabling RAID and ...
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can't use galaxy s3 as a usb storage device

Hi im trying to move some files from my phone to my netbook via usb its running Ubuntu 12.10 (gnome shell). When I plug my s3 it seems to recognise what it is but can't read any of its contents. I ...
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How can i increase the storage size on ubuntu?

Extra disk defined for storage on ubuntu,but even i can see the volume size in disk utility, when i went to mounted storage that is done before, i see old size of storage.What should i do for ...
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Cannot reattach iscsitarget after reboot

So I had built a SAN Storage over Ethernet using Ubuntu Server 14.04 and IscsiTarget last year. About a week ago we had a major crisis with our 16TB SAN and it for some reason just decided to start ...
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Ceph and Cinder, volume stuck in “Creating”

I've configured Cinder with RBD backed only and every time I create a volume it hangs in status "Creating". My openstack installation follows exactly the Juno guideline for Ubuntu 14.04, in detail: 1 ...
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The storage cannot up free size after remove log file

I run web application on my Centos server. Now my log tomcat file too large. To remove it,I use command: rm -rf /root/Development/apache-tomcat-7.0.56/logs/catalina.out After removed, I used df ...
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FCOE Interface Connectivity Issue

We are trying to initialize FCOE interface for EMC SAN (vnx7600) Connectivity using open FCOE utilis on Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS with Broadcom (brcm 10gbe 4p 57840s-kbndc) network card. But we are able to ...
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share a disk to multiple host while maintaining data consistency

I have multiple hosts which will have disks (filesystem to be created on it and mounted) coming through backend storage. 1> One way of doing this can be - Map disk to one Host A, and export same ...
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How do I add an environment variable on the Swift All In One installation in Ubuntu?

How do I add an environment variable on the Swift All In One installation in Ubuntu? The command in step 5. of the linked webpage under the heading Setting up scripts for running Swift after where it ...
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mount.ecryptfs_private ALIAS feature

Situation: I have my $home on a hard drive which is full, bought a new one and about to use it. Gparted did it's thing and what I'd like to do is mounting this new drive (/dev/sdb1) as $home/newdrive. ...
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failed build dependencies during rpmbuild --rebuild

I am trying to install a driver for our IBM System Storage TS2900 Tape Autoloader. I have downloaded a driver lin_tape-2.2.0-1.src.rpm from IBM support site. By following the installation instruction, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 will not boot error “Screen,Graphics Card and Input Device could not be correctly detected”

Problem occurred whilst trying complete system bacup. Suspect not enough disk space. How to access system to remove saved backup disk?.
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I want to disable USB storage but usb mouse keyboard and datacard should work in any version of ubuntu

I want to disable USB storage but usb mouse keyboard and datacard should work in any version of ubuntu like ubuntu 12.04 or ubuntu 13.10 Thanks & Regards Rohit
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Storage Devices Mounting Problem

I'm using Xubuntu 14.04(64bit) and I have two internal hard disk drives installed, few days ago I accidentally ejected one partition. I tried to remount it but it gave me an error. I've already had ...