Questions tagged [mount]

Questions about mounting file systems. (Examples include a CD, a DVD, an external hard drive and a USB thumb drive.)

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(Is it possible to find out) what caused or might have caused my encrypted home folder to get unmounted?

Two days ago while I was working with OpenShot video editor that was constantly crashing, my home folder got unmounted. When I tried to access my data there were only two files in my home folder: ...
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No USB when already logged

I have an amazing problem (that's why we love eOS !). If I plug an USB in my laptop, He don't reconize it (in lsusb too). If I plug an USB BEFORE loggin, it's reconized (only once, if I eject my USB ...
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How to automatically mount CDs and DVDs on insertion?

I was hoping someone could explain how to automatically mount CDs and DVDs on inserting them into the drive instead of having to open files and clicking on the drive. I am using Freya 0.3.1. I am ...
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connecting to NAS (again...) mount at boot

Linux is driving me nuts again... I have already one EOS6 with NAS mounting at boot, no problem at all. Now I am doing another EOS6 install (same PC, same NAS, another SSD). Copied everything as per ...
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HDD spins up before shutdown

Basically what the title says. The drive is unmounted when the system is in use, but it spins up briefly during shutdown process. I've added the "don't mount on startup" and "read only&...
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Windows 11 USB creator

I downloaded Win 11 .iso - I now need a disk mounting app such as Etcher, Woe-USB, etc. However NONE of these are available on Elementary or the SNAPD store. Anyone know what I can do as there is ...
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USB drives show up twice in files (eOS 6)

I noticed that external drives (at least the ones I'm using) show up twice after mounting. When they are not mounted it's showing just once. Is this happening to someone else too? Regards, BootZ
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Can't add steam library folder, but can add direct mount point

I got my HDD mounted at /media/games, and I can't add /media/games/SteamLibrary as a new Steam Library folder, but I can add media/games as a Library folder, some solutions? I tried chmod 777 and ...
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After formatting a harddrive system doesnt boot into gui anymore

Timeshift snapshots occupied a 2TB harddrive. I wasnt able to delete them so i downloaded gparted and formatted the harddrive, i also made a new partitiontable with ext4, but i didnt mount it. While ...
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eOS and Win 10 can't see eachother files in an External HDD formatted NTFS

I bought this Seagate Expansion Drive with 2TB of space so I could backup files from both machines I have, one with Elementary OS and another with Win 10. It worked at first but weirdly it seems not ...
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Show/hide "used" bar and/or entry in Files sidebar for specific drives?

I've several partitions on my HDD, the main ones being my elementary OS one which shows up as "File System" in the sidebar, an NTFS data one called "Data", which I've set to auto-...
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Camera mounts as read-only and doesn't show previews in Hera

When I connect any camera to my Elementary OS (I've tried two from different vendors), the camera mounts as read-only (can't delete files, create folders, rename, ...) and none of the images has a ...
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Can't access other drives after installing elementary

I installed elementary OS and I can't seem to access drive D: and E: Previously, it used to show that it could not mount. Right now, it does not show anything. The drives do not open at all.
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Anyone got autofs work with Elementary OS?

I'm trying to get autofs work with nfs shares with no luck. I can mount them myself, but autofs do not work. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Autofs Used settings from that help.
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Cannot eject external harddrive

On elementary OS Loki, if I mount my external hard disk and eject the hard disk, the external hard disk continues spinning. And if I shutdown the computer it takes a long time. Is this a bug?