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Old 03-03-2009, 01:41 PM   #1
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not able to open Secondary Hard disk in Ubuntu 8.10


I connected a secondary hard disk to cpu and it shows as a usb drive in ubuntu but it doesn't open the disk or when i look at the properties it shows unknown size....I had no problem opening in Windows xp.....
 
Old 03-03-2009, 01:51 PM   #2
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I connected a secondary hard disk to cpu and it shows as a usb drive in ubuntu but it doesn't open the disk or when i look at the properties it shows unknown size....
It doesn't open the drive how? Automatically? Manually? What make and model is the drive? The more info you give, the better the response!
 
Old 03-03-2009, 04:13 PM   #3
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Make sure NTFS support is installed.

Code:
sudo apt-get install ntfs-3g
The try again.
 
Old 03-03-2009, 06:56 PM   #4
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What does does fdisk see?
Code:
sudo fdisk -l
 
  


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