Mount exFAT USB from Linux

mount exFat

How to mount, access and use an exFAT formatted USB drive from within Linux. Most newer Linux distributions already ship with exFAT FAT64 filesystem support via the FUSE library and related utilities. However, many older Ubuntu based distributions did not. The following solution covers the simple process of enabling exFAT detection from older Ubuntu based …

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Convert Fat32 to NTFS without losing Data

Convert Fat32 to NTFS

How to Convert Fat32 to NTFS without encountering data loss. It is possible to Convert from a Fat32 filesystem to NTFS without losing data or reformatting. Due to the 4GB file size limitation imposed upon Fat32 formatted partitions. It is very likely that you will find yourself in this situation at some point in time.

Install GRUB2 on USB from Windows

GRUB2

How to Install Grub2 on USB from Windows. The following covers the process of installing Grub2 on a USB Flash Drive from within Windows. We will be using the grub-install.exe that ships with the grub-for-windows zip file. Upon completion of these bootloader instructions, your USB flash drive should be Grub2 bootable from UEFI or BIOS …

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Boot DOS from USB – RUFUS

Boot DOS From USB

Creating a Bootable USB Flash drive to “Boot DOS from USB“, can be complicated. However, a tool called Rufus, created by Pete Batard, can make this task simple. Rufus can also be used to create a Bootable USB version of a given distro from an ISO or image File. Rufus was originally similar in appearance …

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YUMI – Multiboot USB Creator

YUMI - Multi Boot Menu

YUMI (Your Universal Multiboot Installer) is a USB Boot tool that can be used to make a Multisystem Bootable USB drive. Quickly create a Multiboot USB Flash Drive containing multiple ISO files. Use it to boot your favorite Live Linux Operating Systems, Linux and Windows Installers, antivirus utilities, disc cloning, backup, penetration testing, diagnostic tools, …

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Creating an Xubuntu Live USB from CD

Xubuntu Make Startup Disk

How to create a Xubuntu Live USB Bootable Flash Drive while running from the Live CD. The following segment explains how to put Xubuntu on a Flash Drive via Ubuntu’s Official Startup Disk Creator. Ubuntu’s Casper Persistence option is additionally being used here. Enabling you to save and then restore basic changes on subsequent boots. …

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