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USB storage devices are unmounted when I close the lid of the laptop

I'm running an ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop. And, I'm going to use it as a home server. I have 3 TiB-hard disk connected through a usb port. This disk is necessary. But, every time I close the lid of ...
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Is it worth to buy an external USB SSD drive for my laptop to increase performance?

I'm a programmer, and I use Eclipse for Java development. Recently I've installed an internal (SATA) SSD drive on my home machine, transferred Eclipse installation and project to it and noticed a ...
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Laptop stopped recognizing USB hard drive

My Packard Bell EasyNote TX86 laptop stopped recognizing my 1 TB Toshiba Store Art hard drive. It worked fine until now, and it still works on other computers. Other USB devices (including storage) ...
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Make a bootable pen drive for windows? [duplicate]

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