How to mount an USB disk

marbux marbux at
Tue Nov 27 01:25:08 UTC 2012

On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 5:41 AM, Karl Wilbur <karl at> wrote:
> Usually something like:
> sudo mount /dev/sdb1 /media/USB
> Where "sdb" might change depending on the number of other devices you have
> attached.

You may also need to create a directory to mount it to.

Detailed instructions for two methods of mounting a flash drive here.

But note that many Linux distros handle that automatically now. For
those that do, it should appear as an entry in your "Desktop"

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