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Old 04-21-2016, 03:11 PM   #1
jwilky1
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Transfer of data to a usb stick


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Try using a USB stick. Many linux distro today will automount a USB stick pretty much like Windows.
My linux does recognize the usb stick when I install it in the usb port
 
Old 04-21-2016, 03:33 PM   #2
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My linux does recognize the usb stick when I install it in the usb port
Where are you looking? What distro?

Open a command prompt, and run the command 'lsusb' without the quotes. Copy and paste the results here.
 
Old 04-21-2016, 05:31 PM   #3
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terminal .. open one up then
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cp -vr source destination
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mv -v source destination
 
Old 04-21-2016, 05:33 PM   #4
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transfering files from windows to linux

+1 for samba. It's likely already installed, and exists for exactly this purpose.

Edit: just realized this is a 10yr old thread.

jwilky1: probably create a new thread to get help.

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