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I have this USB 2 external HDD. When plug in the Linux base mini notebook, it says 'Failed to mount "F Volume". Unknown file system 'ntfs'. I know the HDD ...
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    HDD to config in Linux enviroment


    I have this USB 2 external HDD. When plug in the Linux base mini notebook, it says 'Failed to mount "F Volume". Unknown file system 'ntfs'. I know the HDD was previously configured via windows enviroment. What must I do to this HDD to config. it to the Linux enviroment?

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    Similar problem

    Hi!

    I am having a similar problem when i try to install Linux - it cannot find any hard drive at all, and i had the same error message as you mention.

    Did you manage to solve this problem? What did you do?

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    mount -t ntfs-3g

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