I think it’s your fstab entry for the device. Many of IT professionals and digital device users trust our services with their problem of seemingly unrecoverable data. Just out of curiosity, do you get any partition info on the device when you run: Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Last edited by kilgoretrout; at Welcome to Tech Support Guy! I got my maxtor one touch external usb hard drive working in linux with mdk9.

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Ryan Shaw PC World. About Us Testimonials Jobs Technology. Last edited by jbasler; at But I can only mount the first partition. Announcements Picture of the Week. If not, you might be able to get it running but it will be dog slow with usb 1. May 12, Messages: Your shocked and amazed Ben who wonders why how all that black magic works. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know.

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Right click on it in Disk Management to create a primary partition on the drive, during that procedure it will ask you to format the drive and assign it a drive letter so you can use it again. I stuck 0 0 in there and called it good. Trying to do this on your own or through an inexperienced provider may lead to further damage to the drive, causing the permanent data loss.

Before that, after opening up the Format mxtor on the drive in Computer, I decided not to reformat the drive and closed the window.

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This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. I needed no repartitioning, no new kernel, no file system creating, nothing. I believe if it ends in “1 2” it will attempt a filesystem check; if it ends in “0 0” the system will leave it alone. I plugged that drive back in today with the aim to fill back up the blank drive only for it to not really detect.

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I just want it to be usable, if possible. Do you already have an account? What Causes Hard Drive Failure?

Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour maxhor getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

The ‘b’ letter will only be assigned if you have both devices connected at the same time.

Not to say it is, but bear it in mind. Putting my ear to it, I can hear it “thinking” or working, it just doesn’t operate. Also, the 32GB limitation is puzzling.

You might want to check with rh support to see if usb 2. Yeah, I don’t really understand the where-with-alls of Linux’s fstab file. See the devlabel documentation for more info. If you’re not already familiar with forums, usg our Welcome Guide to get started.

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Discussion in ‘ Hardware ‘ started by travismcApr 26, Linux partitioning utilities also have problems with this device and can’t quite figure out how to partition and format it. Tech Support Guy is mmaxtor free — paid for by advertisers and donations.

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