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Old 07-20-2001, 09:01 PM   #1
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How do I unmount my windows deive from Linux

Thanks to all those who gave me suggestion on how to mount the windows drive to linux .

But can you please tell me how to unmount the windows drive, once I am done with it?

Old 07-20-2001, 09:35 PM   #2
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# umount /mnt/[windows_drive] (whatever is the mount point) as root.
You need to close anything that was reading that partition, like a file manager, first.
See $ man umount.


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