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Viewing the NTFS Partition

Joe Harry
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Could you please let me know on how to view the NTFS partition that I created using Vista on my Ubuntu Linux Partition?? I mean do I have to mount the partition afetr I boot into Ubuntu?

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Peter Johnson

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Yes, you will have to mount the partition to see it. You can find out information about the partition using "sudo fdisk -l". Wait, I already told you that once before...

Once you know the partition name, such as /dev/sda4, then you can add it to the /etc/sftab file. Then every time you boot it will be mounted automatically.

By the way, do you have a book on using and configuring Ubuntu?

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Jesper de Jong
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There is also lots of information about Ubuntu on and

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