Thursday, June 2, 2016

Linux mint: can't access a shared partition created by the Windows partition



How yo fix it:
Type in your terminal: : sudo ntfsfix /dev/sda7



Error mounting /dev/sda7 at /media/ariel/shared: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=1000,gid=1000,dmask=0077,fmask=0177" "/dev/sda5" "/media/ariel/shared"' exited with non-zero exit status 14: The disk contains an unclean file system (0, 0).
Metadata kept in Windows cache, refused to mount.
Failed to mount '/dev/sda7': Operation not permitted
The NTFS partition is in an unsafe state. Please resume and shutdown
Windows fully (no hibernation or fast restarting), or mount the volume
read-only with the 'ro' mount option.


This is the error message:



This is the solution: