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Windows 7: Access Files on Non-Windows Partition

02 Nov 2012   #11
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Windows 7 Home Ultimate 64-Bit, Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, Windows XP
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Alejandro85 View Post
Googling a little about an easy way for doing that, found that article: 3 Ways to Access Your Linux Partitions From Windows - How-To Geek

Basically, Windows cannot read EXT partitions directly on its own, but there are a few programs/drivers that can make it able to use them normally. Never tried it, though.
Just used this advice. Perfect. Thanks!


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