USB flash drive

Jose Gomez-Dans jgomezdans at
Thu May 5 11:44:24 UTC 2005

On 5/4/05, sara vasquez <sarava at> wrote:
> Ok so I am back to kubuntu after trying gnome and xfce but now whe I 
> plug my usb flash drive I don't get it to automatically go to the 
> desktop how do I get it back that was one of the things i loved about 
> kubuntu.

If you click on the desktop with the right mouse button, you can
configure some option that's called something like "Device Options",
and you can click there to add your USB drive. Sorry for the
vagueness, but I'm not in Kubuntu at the moment, and don't know the
exact score for this. But you will see a list of devices (mounted CD,
unmounted CD...). Make sure you click on the ones you want to appear
magically when inserted (I gather it might be "Unmounted USB" or

If you look on the mailing list archives, I got this suggestion a few
weeks ago, with a more verbose description of what to do.

Good luck!

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