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Old 12-20-2007, 05:06 AM   #1
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how to access windows from linux?


I have installed Windows XP sp2 in C: drive+ songs and PDF in E: and F:. and LINUX AS 4.0 in D: drive.Is there any way to access files stored in Windows from LINUX os or vice-versa?Means while i am login in linux how to access file in windows O.S.?


Old 12-20-2007, 05:41 AM   #2
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Not sure about windows to linux

You should be able to access your windows drive as long as you have ntfs support
Old 12-20-2007, 06:21 AM   #3
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Try this link:

how to mount ntfs partition from linux.

hope it helps
Old 12-24-2007, 04:34 PM   #4
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access files from Linux

Try this mount it manually,make a mount point mkdir /mnt/windows,then do fdisk -l to find which is your windows partion.
Then mount /dev/sd* /mnt/windows
Old 12-24-2007, 04:55 PM   #5
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or possibly /dev/hd*


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