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Unable to mount Windows (NTFS) filesystem due to hibernation

Whenever I boot Ubuntu, I get a message that it cannot mount my windows partition, and I can choose to either wait, skip or manually mount. When I try to enter my Windows partition through Nautilus I ...
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Access denied to Windows partition on Ubuntu 17.04 [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 17.04 dual boot with Windows 10. Now I can't write data to my local disks from Ubuntu. I have only read access. Please help me to fix this problem.
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After March updates to windows 10 cannot access win 0s from ubuntu 16.04, fast start is off [duplicate]

I configured windows 10 and ubuntu 16.04 on separate disk drives in my hp 8200 sff system. I have been able to access the windows os files with no problems. I have fast start off under windows 10 (...
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Dell XPS 13 9360 Dualboot Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16.04

EDIT: don't do what I did in this question, check out the answer section below! Screen shows up with this after running Ubuntu from grub64efi: gave up waiting for root device. Common problems: ...
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Ubuntu Installer doesn't detect Windows 10

When I try to install Ubuntu 16.10 from a USB stick, the installer does not detect the presence of Windows 10. I would like to dual boot. Since I am a beginner, I have no idea how to make partitions. ...
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How to set grub as the boot manager?

I recently bought a new HP computer, it is running on Windows 10 and I installed Ubuntu 16.04, but everytime I turn on the PC it goes straight to Windows, so how can I fix this to set up grub at the ...
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Can't change the owner of a folder

I want to change the owner of a folder. The path to to that folder is /mnt/8A30AA8B30AA7DB7/Books. I want to take the ownership of that folder to change the permissions. The folder currently belongs ...
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Dual boot - what happens with “Install alongside windows” ??

I was directed here from https://www.reddit.com/r/Ubuntu/comments/5qowau/dual_boot_what_happens_with_install_alongside/ Here's the question I posted there: I'm following on line guides on how to set ...
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How to determine FS type of windows partition

I just purchased a hp probook 450 which came with pre-installed Windows 10 pro. I shrank the main partition in order to create a ubuntu partition with dual boot (ubuntu 16.04). This has worked fine ...
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Windows 10 does not boot after Ubuntu 16.04 installation

Can someone please give me a hand? I had a fully functioning Windows10, then decided to install dual-booting Ubuntu and now the system boots into Ubuntu, but I cant get back to my Windows. I have ...
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Mounting Windows partition inside Ubuntu (dual boot)

I have dual boot with Windows 10 and Ubuntu, and when I open the Files application, I can see the Windows partition in "+ Other Locations" (99Gb Volume), but I cannot see it under /media/user/: First ...
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(Fresh-)Installed Windows 10 and Ubuntu 17.04, can't dual boot and GRUB is gone

Today I decided to do a fresh install of everything on my desktop computer. It has been dual-booting windows 10 together with Ubuntu 15.10 for some time now. I first installed Windows 10 and made ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 can't see my SSD partitions when installing alongside Windows 10

I bought a new laptop that comes with Windows 10. When I get to Installation Type it gives me this: fdisk only sees my USB drive. Windows disk management looks like this: I have successfully ...
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Can't boot Windows 10 after Ubuntu 16.04 was installed [duplicate]

after installing Ubuntu 16.04, when I choose in grub startup menu to boot in Windows 10 it restart PC but loop again in grub start up menu. I tried - boot repair (to correct it - "recomended change") -...
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HDD partition is read-only despite 'rw' flag in fstab

I have a problem with mounting my HDD. I have Kubuntu 18.04 running on my SSD. Also, I have Win10 on the HDD. Now, I try to mount one of HDD partitions (not the one with Win10 system). But it mounts ...

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