Questions tagged [mount]

Questions about mounting filesystems, such as those on internal drives or on CDs, DVDs, external hard drives or USB flash drives, or about using the `mount` command.

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How to Connect, download photos, and disconnect Nikon Coolpix A900 using USB

When plugged in, the camera is not listed in the 'Activities', so no 'Eject' icon shows either. How do I download pictures and safely remove the camera connection?
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Mount the encrypted home using mount passphrase

Hello Ubuntu lovers :) I need help I feel like I lost documents I worked on for 2 long years, it's a huge problem to me even if it looks simple. here is my issue : I'm using Ubuntu desktop, 18.04 ...
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I think I forgot to properly eject my external hard drive. Now it won't mount

I have a decade worth of pictures on it. I'm using the 2020 version of Unbuntu Linux. I found a few threads that address this issue from years ago. Are these methods still relevant for 2020? Also, ...
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SDXC card and USB-3-harddrive won't mount in Ubuntu 20.04, but do in ubuntu 18.04 on the same computer

I have a desktop computer running Ubuntu 18.04 (installed in april 2018 and used ever since) and on another partition a fresh install of Ubuntu 20.04. In Ubuntu 18.04 everything works just fine. In ...
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How to mount a folder to /usr?

I'd like to mount a folder on another partition (/dev/sda) named /usr to my local /usr, but I failed. Here's my attempt: Use a live CD and select try ubuntu. Mount the partition using sudo mount -s /...
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Trying to remove hard disk icons from Ubuntu Dock and also automounting hard drives not working

I was trying to set my taskbar a little more "clean" and found that I can't remove the hard drive mounted icons from the task bar (Ubuntu Dock). I already tried disabling showing in the interface user ...
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Can I mount a disk from more than one os?

I'm quite hazy on what things like mounting a disk actually mean. I've got three drives on my system. SSD1 which houses Ubuntu (20.04), HDD1 which is just a storage harddrive, and SSD2 which houses ...
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Kali: Mounting error, Special device /dev/sdb does not exist [closed]

I am trying to create kali bootable with persistence. I am following official kali docs for the same here. mkfs command thrown error saying you may need to update /etc/fstab and my usb is ...
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USB stick formated on an android tv not mounting kubuntu

I am trying to view all the files on a USB that was formated and mounted on an android tv it appears in gnome disks but it won't appear in removable devices tab or in discover and i need to mount it ...
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Unable to get read write permissions on internal hard drives

I recently just installed the latest version of Ubuntu on my pc. I have three drives, my main internal SSD (which ubuntu is installed on), a secondary SSD, and an HDD. The filesystem on the primary ...
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My ubuntu 18.0.4 LTS always requires manual fsck(Duel boot with Windows)

Recently I removed my swap partition totally and combined it with root partition due to storage requirements.Soon after that my system shows the message UNEXPECTED INCONSISTENCY;RUN fsck MANUALLY.I ...
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Virtual Disks connected to nbd via qemu-nbd gets disconnected after sometime

As I use virtual machines often, so I also need to mount virtual hard disk to the host system, Ubuntu. But as qemu-nbd mounted disk is too slow in writing, I have to mount the virtual hard disk for a ...
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system does not fully support snapd: cannot mount squashfs image using "squashfs - mount failed

I'm attempting to install PowerShell on my Ubuntu instance using snap, but it generates an error: # sudo snap install powershell --classic error: system does not fully support snapd: cannot mount ...
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fstab mounting not working with Ubuntu 20.04

Having a fresh install of 20.04 along with cifs-utils, I tried to reuse my fstab that I ported over from 18.04. the manual mount command that I wanted to reuse looks like this //xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx/user/...
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Ubuntu Studio Shared Folder Question

I've been using Ubuntu and Ubuntu derivatives for quite some time now. Probably once a year or so, I prefer to do a clean install and "start everything over". I have a set of scripts/lists/...
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Ubuntu 20.04 can't access my dlink sharecenter

My Ubuntu 20.04 does not access the windows network (D-link NAS-320L Share center), the error is the following: Failed to mount the windows share: Connection termination caused by software. In ...
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Mount usb disk without password prompt [duplicate]

I am trying to mount disk without getting prompted for password. I tried the guide here https://learnubuntumate.weebly.com/authentication-is-required-to-mount.html but it does not help. Any ...
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Can't access Windows 10 after Ubuntu installation

Today I've installed Ubuntu onto my PC. I have 2 physical hard drives in my computer. Ubuntu works fine but I can't access Windows anymore. It won't show up in the BIOS nor the Grub Bootloader. I've ...
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20.04 and exfat

I am having some odd issues with Ubuntu Budgie 20.04 and exfat file systems. If I insert an exfat formatted sd card or mount an exfat partition everything works fine. But from a fresh install Gnome ...
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Can't see the windows partitions from Ubuntu

I have a Dell Latitude 3500 with a 1GB HDD and Window 10 on it. I added a 500GB NVME drive which I have installed Ubuntu 18.04 on. Ubuntu did not see the Windows 10 installation but did see the EFI ...
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I can't see my SharedFolder

I started a VM (host : Windows 10 guest : Ubuntu 20.04) a few days ago and created a shared Folder. I selected auto-mount and I think I followed the steps correctly but it is simply not there and if ...
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“No space left on device” - only 196G allocated to 2.7T HD [duplicate]

I've been an off again, on again ubuntu user for the last decade, but it's never been my primary machine. I can bash my way out of a paper bag, but only just. Recently as a personal project, I ...
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How to change default download directory to /home rather than root

I am a newbie and have a Ubuntu 20.04lts dual booted with windows 8.1 pro on ssd and hdd SanDisk SSD i100 24GB (11.56.04) WDC WD5000LPVX-22V0TT0 (01.01A01)(500gb) as you see my SSD size is small so ...
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force mount drive in network nas

I have a nas (asustor 6102t)on my network with 2 drives (seagate 8T nas drives). 1 drive has s.m.a.r.t. issues but should still be working fine to just copy the data over before i send it in for ...
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Help in mounting/accessing part of a disk that is already being used

lsblk gives me this: Screenshot of lsblk output the volume hanging off sda3, 'ubuntu--vg-ubuntu--lv', contains the Ubuntu OS and runs well. What I don't have access to is to the rest of the 58.6G on ...
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How to change drive label and default mounting location for exfat drive

I want to change the label and default mounting location for an external hard drive. To change the label I have tried both solutions proposed in https://askubuntu.com/a/153183/800252 but they do not ...
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Rreconnecting a raid 10 drive md0 after upgrading from Ubuntu 16.04 to 20.04

I just upgraded from Ubuntu 16.04 to 20.04. In my computer I have 4 X 1TB HHD in a raid 10 array. They are sda, sdb, sdc, and sdd = md0 This raided drive contains my home directory, which in my case ...
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upgraded to Ubuntu 20.04, unable to access older NAS and samba servers

after upgrading to 20.04, I am now unable to access samba shes on older nas or older samba servers. I have tried editing the smb.conf, and adding "client min protocol = CORE". This partly fixes the ...
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How to remount USB device by VID:PID?

I sometimes find that my SanDisk USB stick has failed to mount. I'd like to script in a remount for just this device that is NOT mounted with /etc/fstab. How can I identify the stick(s) and then ...
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Strange behavior with pam_mount

i have a strange behavior with pam_mount on an Ubuntu 20.04 (firsch installed). The client authenticates to an ADS (UCS server 4.4) with Kerberos. The client has joined the domain and I can login with ...
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Can't change the permissions and owners in vm shared folder

please I need your help Context : I have a suitecrm installed in my vm machine (ubuntu server), this suitecrm is a docker image from bitnami, and the binded data are in a folder which is shared to ...
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How to install Ubuntu with /usr on a different partition than /?

I've done a bit of research and found lots of questions about either moving the /usr directory to another partition or installing Ubuntu with /home on a different partition but couldn't find anything ...
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Auto mount ntf with full access/permissions

Asked this question in here: How to take ownership for ntfs mounted drive Post got closed without answering me, tried to follow infos in the links posted by a member there but it doesn't quite work ...
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Microsd card can't be mounted; none of previous solutions worked! Ubuntu 18.04

I have a sand disk microsd card (Extreme Extreme microSDHC 3), it is brand new. Unfortunately, I can not mount it. I tried several solutions suggested but it does not seem to solve the issue. I will ...
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How to remount snap packages after `umount -a`

I have opened my laptop today and several icons on my side panel were blank and the corresponding programs unopenable. The main suspected reason is those programs were all installed using snap, and ...
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Error when Installing persistent Ubuntu on USB drive “sdb3 could not be mounted”

i've been trying to install persistent Ubuntu 20.04 on an 16Gb USB 3.1 drive using a non persistent live usb drive with ubuntu 20.04. I've been following this tutorial from how to geek. Unfortunally ...
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How to discover partition name of /dev/sdxx?

I prefer to work as much as possible at the command line. There's this neat trick that Nautilus does that ought to be do-able from the command line, but I can't figure out how. I plug in an external ...
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Mount all internal partitions on startup for ALL users

I just installed Ubuntu 20.04 and it is the first time for me using Linux as a desktop instead of a server. And as such, there are a few pitfalls I keep hitting. On macOS and Windows 10, I use ...
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How to take ownership for ntfs mounted drive [duplicate]

So new user here, decided to change my server to ubuntu 20.04. So far i like it a lot. I'm running into an issue tho, i have multiple hard drives with tb of data all in ntfs. Don't really want to have ...
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How to delete unused mount points?

How do I delete these 2 unwanted mount points. I tried rmdir as suggested by @steeldriver but this was the result. vidath_dissanayake@Latitude-3379:~$ rmdir /mnt/01D60CFF0BF1D440 rmdir: failed to ...
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Mount using DFS share ubuntu mount error(2): No such file or directory

I am trying to mount my share on Ubuntu 20 using the DFS share name not but it gives mount error(2): No such file or directory error. If I tried using IP it works well. This is what I am trying: ...
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NFS stopped working after upgrade

After upgrade, NFS modules stopped loading into kernel, /proc/fs/nfsd stopped being mounted. Using modprobe to load the NFS modules successfully installs, but when attempting to mount -t nfsd /proc/...
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Wrong recreating Raid 5 using mdadm --create instead of mdadm --assemble

On upgrading my Ubuntu machine from 18.04 to 20.04 I decided to install an SSD and reinstall Ubuntu from the scratch. Everything worked fine but … On recreating the Raid 5 mdadm --assemble --scan did ...
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GRUB fail/Damaged partition

I had a laptop with working dualboot Windows 10 and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, which has been damaged by a water spillage. After repairing laptop boots straight to Windows 10 (GRUB vanished), so I can't launch ...
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RAID not working on HP Pavilion m7690y

I have an elderly HP Pavilion m7690y running 32 bit Ubuntu 16.04 which stopped booting. There are 2 300 GB SATA hard drives set up as a RAID0. While there is little of importance on the system, I ...
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Error “mount: mount point /mnt/boot/efi does not exist” when trying to reinstall grub

I had to run fsck on the main partition and this led me to not have grub anymore. So I tried to reinstall it following the instructions here. The first solution got me the error "mount: mount point /...
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Unable to format external drive (udisks-error-quark, 0)

I am trying to format my external hard drive which contained some important data and was earlier formatted as exFAT. The external hard drive (Transcend 1TB) was bought 6 months prior and it does not ...
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Mounted Volume appeared in nautilus

I am seriously confused. I don't know if I installed something, or an update got me this, or where this behaviour is coming from, but I want to understand it and as well I want to understand how to ...
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20.04 takes a long time to boot from a m.2 ssd

Noob here, I managed to install 20.04 to an SSD, a Samsung 850 EVO 250Gb (mz-n5e250) however, I am getting a fairly long boot time compared to a standard ssd install. First of all, noticed that ...
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Help with superblock errors moving through random disks

Hoping someone can help because I'm at a loss here. I have a file/Plex server running Ubuntu 18.04. I'm using SnapRaid for recovering and MergerFs for drive pooling. I have 7 data disks and 2 ...

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