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Old 01-26-2011, 05:15 AM   #1
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How to stop USB stick to mount automatically and mount it manually.


hi,
I am using red hat Linux.I need a guicance related to mounting USB stick of 2GB capacity. Normally when I insert my USB stick it mount automatically and show me.I want that instead the usb mount automatically I manually mount it.
Now there are two steps to do it.

First How to stop USB to mount automatically ?
Second How to mount it manually ?

Thanks
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Old 01-26-2011, 10:04 PM   #2
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If I am understanding your question corectly, you are wanting your device to stop opening a window every time you plug it in. I am not entirely familiar with RHL but I am sure that there is a setting that allows you to keep the disks from automounting. To mount it you should be fine with opening your file manager and clicking on the drive. It should mount it and let you use the drive like any other time.

Edit: You may find this post helpful
http://www.overclockers.com/forums/s...d.php?t=134458

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