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Force to mount an internal windows drive in ubuntu

September 17th, 2011 No comments

Follow these steps:

1.- Open a terminal
2.- Type sudo /bin/bash
3.- Now, type mkdir /media/windisk
4.- To know which is the partition type: fdisk -l
5.- For ntfs drives type: mount -t ntfs-3g /dev/sda1 /media/windisk -o force
For fat32 drives type: mount -t vfat -o umask=000 /dev/sda1 /media/disk

Now you can access to your windows partition

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