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MFT is corrupt, cannot read its unmapped extend record

I am running a dual boot installation (Windows 7, Ubuntu 64bit) with a shared NTFS partition. Windows was running over night. I normally shut down the computer the next morning. The other day when I ...
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Don't Answer Please: Windows 7 64 bit Cygwin Network Drive Mounting

I'm best described as a ferverish fumbler rather than some sort of expert. However, I have been around the block a few times. I've just realised that in my new place of employment, my Windows 7 64 ...
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1answer
176 views

After mounting container as drive in Truecrypt , Windows says drive is not formatted

I created a container using truecrypt long time back , and I used to mount it whenever I needed , until one day I decided to format my laptop. So I took backup of the file container to a USB drive. ...
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1answer
69 views

Windows share is not accessible from time to time

I have a CentOS box having a share mounted from local NAS (Synology) and a share mounted from a Windows Server 2012 (no utilities, plain standard share AFAIK). There's a script that does backups every ...
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0answers
73 views

Cygwin local mounts disappeared after update. How to recover?

I've been running 32-bit Cygwin under 64-Bit Win-7 for years. I just did a Cygwin update, which I do every month or so, and normally the updates have no noticeable side effects. But today's update ...
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0answers
41 views

How to prevent Windows Backup from traversing junction and/or mount points?

Windows Backup and Restore has been configured to backup the system image and the users' libraries. All the drives (including the drive C:) were unchecked in the list of locations to be backed up. ...
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33 views

HTC Android Fails to mount- Mount from computer?

I Have an HTC Incredible S (S-Off, Rooted, ViperVIVO 1.3.0 ICS) that has seemingly ceased to posses the ability to mount its SD Storage to my computer. For whatever reason, whenever I plug in my ...
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1answer
107 views

How to disable automount for specific, internal partitions on Windows 7?

I have an iMac on which I set up a Windows 7 on a separate partition of main main drive (an SSD) with Bootcamp. After installing the Bootcamp drivers, Windows is abled to read HFS+ file systems (even ...
0
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1answer
107 views

Drive is mounted and usable, but missing from Explorer

Currently I have a flash drive plugged into my computer, however no autoplay action is fired and the drive does not show up in My Computer. However, in Disk Management I see the drive and can use it ...
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1answer
198 views

Is it Possible to mount windows partition on Linux automatically when system starts?

I have a Dualbooted PC, windows 7 64 bit and a Debian wheezy distro, I have all my music and documents on windows. When on Linux I have to manually mount windows filesystem partition on Linux. This ...
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0answers
49 views

Would it be possible to mount a partition as C:\Users through Command Prompt with System privileges?

I already know how to get those privileges in a terminal (I would be using the Utilman.exe trick), but I was wondering if it would be possible first before attempting it. I don't have an installation ...
0
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0answers
127 views

How to mount a Microsoft Windows 7 USB media under Linux?

I have an original Microsoft Windows 7 USB key. I would like to mount it under Linux, but all my attempts have failed : # mount -o ro -t ntfs /dev/sdd1 /mnt/usb/ Failed to read last sector ...
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3answers
286 views

How to mount a folder to folder in windows 7

I would like to mount the folder C:\my folder to C:\Downloads in windows seven and both folders are not empty too. I'm not sure is it permitted in windows or not, so I ask to know for sure can I get ...
3
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1answer
160 views

Can you mount a .wim image using DISM?

I created a custom script to mount a sysprepped Windows 7 .wim image to a directory so I can edit a specific file in the image and then unmount it. The script seems to work just fine; however, each ...
2
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1answer
601 views

NFS Mount not showing in Windows Explorer

Ok. After several hours of searching Google, I can not find exactly what I need. After mounting an Ubuntu NFS share in Windows 7 via command line, it says it mounts successively. I know it was ...
2
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0answers
253 views

TrueCrypt system encrypted drive fails to load Windows

I have full system encryption on my Win 7 Pro/64 hdd. I boot the machine and enter the TrueCrypt password, and Windows starts to load but fails with the error message "The boot selection failed ...
0
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1answer
385 views

USB flash drive not mounting on Mac and Windows but works on Crunchbang

I've been using a PNY 16GB USB stick for some time now, no problems. Recently there have been messages when I'm using on windows 8 to "repair the drive," but I always skipped it. Recently I clicked ...
3
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1answer
198 views

Volume mounted to NTFS folder (C:\Temp) disappears randomly

I have my temp directory (C:\Temp - system variable) mounted to an NTFS folder on an SSD (via Diskmanagement > Change or Assign Drive Letters > mount to empty NTFS folder). This mounting behaviour is ...
2
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2answers
2k views

How to mount Ubuntu server to windows network drive?

I am using windows 7 client and the latest version of ubuntu server installed inside vmware workstation. Ubuntu server is a fresh install with just openssh server as the only program I installed in ...
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3answers
652 views

Can I find out when a hard disk was connected to a Windows system? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find out WHEN a usb disk was removed? Recently someone stole my external hard drive. I suspect a friend of mine might have done that – I have access to his ...
0
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1answer
99 views

How can add a samba share as a drive under Win7?

I would like to store the PC Home folder on a server using Samba. I found some information, how can I move the Home folder. I would like to move this folder to a Samba share, on Linux there is the ...
0
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1answer
684 views

Access Truecrypt encrypted drive on network

I have a drive encrypted with Truecrypt that I want to allow accessed on a home network. I have it connected to the router, and the router shows that something is connected to it. However, it cannot ...
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0answers
126 views

Can't find second partition on encrypted drive with two partitions

I have a drive with two partitions, a system partition (Windows 7) and a partition just for data. Both are encrypted with the same password. I didn't had any problems, but yesterday my laptop gets ...
0
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1answer
144 views

Mounting an old drive with a rescue partition causes unmount/mount cycle

I have a 2.5 SATA drive from an old laptop that ran Windows Vista. In addition to having the main partition with the OS, it has a "Rescue" partition on it. I put the old drive into an external ...
3
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1answer
905 views

Mount remote UNIX directory in Windows 7

I have ssh access to a UNIX machine. I was wondering if there was a way to mount my home directory as a windows drive, so that I'm able to edit the UNIX files with in windows. Any free software would ...
0
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1answer
167 views

Windows 7 not mounting volume on restart

On my system Windows 7 is not mounting one of my partitions on restart. I manually got to mount it which is really annoying. It is a HFS+ partition which needs a special driver (MacDrive) to be ...
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2answers
562 views

accessing linux directories from windows [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get access to EXT2, EX3 and EXT4 partitions on Windows 7? I want to access linux drives from windows. I have ubuntu and fedora installed along with windows. I ...
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2answers
238 views

Win7 Mounting network drives depending on network

Is there a way of mounting certain drives with NET USE only when you're connected to certain networks? I use this particular laptop at home and at work. When I am at home and connect to the network ...
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1answer
4k views

Mount a Second Partition of a USB Drive on Windows

I have a Pen-drive of 8GB, I have 2 partitions on it, one of 15MB and another of the remaining (7GB+). I know that Windows only recognizes the first partition, is there any way to mount the second ...
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1answer
1k views

Windows 7 - Disk Read Error, Boot Disk not mounting

Some background first (a little long): A while ago, my desktop got stuck at the "logging off" screen (prior to shutdown, the machine was sluggish and I suspected some process making trouble). I ...
2
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0answers
308 views

Compressed, read-write file system within a single file?

Is there any free Windows software which can create compressed archives, and subsequently mount them transparently (with write capability) onto another directory? So far, the only such program I have ...
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1answer
741 views

Why is “System Reserved” mounted in Windows 7 and how can I make it hidden again?

A fresh installation of Windows 7, however the System Reserved ~100MB is mounted at G:. Why is this? How can I make it hidden again?
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3answers
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filedisk fails to mount sparse image on Windows7

I have a problem with filedisk tool (http://www.acc.umu.se/~bosse/) on Windows 7. I am creating FS image with mksparse: mksparse ramdisk.vfat 4M Then trying to mount it with filedisk tool: ...
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2answers
517 views

Mount C drive from another computer without breaking drive letter?

I have 2 computers here. Computer A has a SATA harddrive with 2 partions (200GB C and 700GB D) and Windows XP SP3 is installed on the C partition. At the moment computer A is dead and may or may not ...
3
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1answer
344 views

How does one 'mount' a partition in Windows 7?

A friend's Windows 7 laptop no longer allows access to the 'D:' Drive. The partition is still there, and contains his data. Booting with Knoppix we were able to mount the partition and access all ...
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2answers
785 views

Mounting windows 7 shared drive from my VM in Ubuntu

First my setup: I have Ubuntu 10.04 and i am using Oracle VirtualBox to run my Windows 7. On my windows i have access to a the shared drives for example, all i need to do is go tools-> map drive ...
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1answer
2k views

Why is my new internal hard disk is not showing up after reinstalling Windows 7?

I have a desktop with an Intel motherboard running Windows 7. A few days ago I bought a 2nd internal hard disk (SATA Seagate 500GB). I installed it and it was running normally. I copied some of my ...
4
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5answers
7k views

Looking for definitive answer to accessing a network drive/NAS/SMB drive via Windows 7 HOME and Windows 7 Professional. Is it possible and how?

I want to be able to access my Lacie 2Big network drive in Windows 7 Explorer. I have a machine with Windows 7 Home and one with Windows 7 Professional. Neither Windows 7, home or pro, can access the ...
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2answers
861 views

Have truecrypt run script on mount/dismount

Is there a way to have a script automatically triggered when a truecrypt volume is mounted or dismounted? I don't mean a script to actually perform the mount or dismount, I want scripts that can react ...
5
votes
1answer
7k views

How to mount and unmount hard drives under Windows (the unix way)

On my work computer I have two USB hard drives that I use rarely (only for backups). They have a power save mode that sends them into sleep after a couple of minutes of them being idle. But whenever I ...
3
votes
2answers
627 views

How do I get the full path to a USB drive in Windows 7 with no drive letter?

I plug in a Nokia C3 phone to USB and select view files on this device. It shows up in the Explorer "my computer" window as Nokia C3 under "Portable Devices" but there's no drive letter associated ...
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3answers
3k views

Phantom flash-drive repeatedly appearing on my Windows 7 system, how to remove?

I have a phantom USB memory stick appearing and disappearing repeatedly on my Windows 7 HP laptop computer model 8730w. The computer keeps making a noise 'bah-dum', about once a second and in the ...
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2answers
200 views

Are there any non-windowsy ways to map a windows drive from one computer to another

Short story, I want to transfer all files from an internal harddisk on a laptop to a temporary storage outside the laptop. Then I will wipe the disk and transfer an Ubuntu which I now run from an ...
4
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4answers
7k views

Is there a way to mount an EXT4 volume image in Windows 7?

Made with ddrescue. I'm guessing not.
2
votes
2answers
2k views

mount won't load partition — thinks its FAT?

I found an Acer Aspire T180 desktop next to the dumpster in my apartment complex. Looks in good shape, took it in to tinker with it. I managed to get it to boot, but it loads Windows 7 and I don't ...
2
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0answers
1k views

How to access a casper-rw loop file in Windows?

I'm booting BackTrack off a USB harddrive and writing dumps to a persistent casper-rw file. Is there a way I can mount the drive and read the data from Windows?
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1answer
527 views

Why is my hardware RAID volume not mounting on boot in windows 7

I just installed windows 7 ultimate 32bit on my machine. I configured the NVIDIA RAID utility on boot to have 2 external 1TB drives drives in RAID0. I have another 80GB HDD I use as my OS drive. ...
5
votes
1answer
921 views

Forcing Windows to mount a drive with a specific drive letter

I have a USB key with sensitive data on it. It contains a TrueCrypt container, which I can mount to a specific drive letter through a TrueCrypt installation on the same device. This is all great, ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Cannot Acess Folder on Externally Mounted HD

I'm running Windows 7 64-bit, and I've mounted my previous computer's Vista 32-bit hard drive through an external enclosure so that I can access my files on my new computer. I can access every part of ...
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4answers
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How can I mount a VMWare Disk in Windows 7 64-Bit

I need to mount a VMWare disk image in Windows 7 64-Bit however the "VMware Mount Utility" only works on 32-Bit operating systems. Is there an application or method that I can use to mount the disk?