external hard disk

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jul 21 04:08:49 UTC 2010

On 07/20/2010 08:41 PM, Marlon wrote:
> you can
> sudo mount /dev/sdXX /mnt -o force
> sometimes it removes the error flags... but... in my opinion, the best way
> to restore a windows file system, is in windows, and using windows tools
> like the warning said...
> it is very simple...
> just conect the HD and if the problem apears again open a MSDOS term and
> type
> chkdsk /f  giving the HD char...

*Please* bottom post on this list - thanks :-)
[Proper quoting:]

The links that I provided suggest:
$ sudo apt-get install ntfsprogs
$ sudo ntfsfix /dev/sd(x)

and I suspect that will do the job. ...
>> Did you try here first?
>> <http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&complete=0&q=
>> "Error+mounting%3A+mount+exited+with+exit+code+13%3A+%24MFTMirr+does+not+match+%24MFT"&btnG=Search>
>> For example, this looks promising:
>> http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-1333205.html

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