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1) plug in your flash drive 2) Open a terminal and issue the command dmesg you should see your device name listed at the bottom like this: mine is /dev/sdc. yours may be different. Use the /dev/sd? entry that you see. I will use /dev/sdc. 3) If your device is preformatted like mine the system will automatically mount it and you will have to unmount it ...


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Ubuntu 14.04 should work with FAT32 and NTFS from the get-go. However, FAT32 has a max file limit of 4GB (any files larger than this can't be put on it). If you install exfat-fuse on Ubuntu by typing sudo apt-get install exfat-fuse into the command line, Ubuntu should also mount the exFAT filesystem, which is similar to FAT32 except it does not impose the ...


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The Kingston Locker+ G3 can be accessed through linux. Here are two (non-officialy supported by Kingston) methods: Using a windows virtual machine to un-lock the drive, and then releasing it to the host OS. It works for me with VMware Workstation. Using the binaries shipped with another Kingston key, namely the "DataTraveler Vault Privacy 3.0". (Works ...


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Correct me if I'm wrong, but if the filesystem is damaged , the only option is to format the drive. When I created backup pen drive from a chromebook, something went wrong, so i had to format and create new partition on that pen drive with gparted. You can always try using dd command. More information here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dd_%28Unix%29. If you ...


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If you are using NTFS on the drive, the open source NTFS utility is not capable of handling all the errors that the Windows utility can handle. In such cases, you have to check the disk from Windows. However, if you are going to format anyway, you can do that from Ubuntu, since Ubuntu does mount it as a read-only system, allowing you to backup content from ...


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Well this is weird to say the least. I'm guessing your TV's OS has additional requirements beyond simply FAT32. For example Windows XP has limitations on cluster size, number of clusters, and partition size when booting from FAT32 partitions (REF). Perhaps your TV doesn't like the allocation size? If that's not it then I don't know :P. You should check to ...



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