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your usb drive will show up by a pop up window saying something to the effect of suse harware detect has detected.... would you like to open? this is how it works when i plug my usb flash drive in also if i boot it eith it in it shows in the desktop under the my computer icon. i run KDE so it might differ if you run gnome or another windows manger. check to see if the drive is mounted if not then right click on icon and click mount
Last edited by lostn1slinux; 12-09-2005 at 06:31 AM.
From KDE, press Alt+F2 (or was it Shift+F2), and type usbview.
If nothing starts, you don't have it installed. Go to yast and figure out how to install it. I remember yast has some search functionalities you can use to locate the usbview package.
Where do i get a command line from (i am assuming that it is similar to a dos prompt in windows)?
From 'start' menu, you should find 'Shell' somewhere. Better to include it in the taskbar (Right-Click task bar -> Add Application -> ... [the shell from the start menu]