New answers tagged


Sometimes Ubuntu won't mount an unclean ntfs filesystem unless you force mount the device. sudo mount -t ntfs-3g /dev/sdXn /mnt/pendrive -o force Replace Xn with the letter and number of the ntfs partition on the pendrive in the Disks application.


External USB drives are automatically mounted in /media. In order to mount internal drives automatically, you need to follow the instructions at Hope this helps, Larry


You must move your partitions such that the free space is next to the partition you are trying to expand first. In your case, I believe that means you should move sda3, sda5, sda6, and sda7 all the way to the right. Please exercise caution when you try this / make a backup. I have no idea what I am doing. I am trying it now, and I might have just ruined my ...


It wasn't a problem that your partition was set to GPT. NTFS partition is actualy one of the Microsoft basic data partitions under number 6. Read the wikipedia here.

Top 50 recent answers are included