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imbube
February 13th, 2010, 08:21 PM
I have installed Windows 7 in my computer and Ubuntu 9.10. How can I access my ubuntu files from Windows 7? I can't get a windows program to do it.

samantha_
February 13th, 2010, 08:24 PM
I have installed Windows 7 in my computer and Ubuntu 9.10. How can I access my ubuntu files from Windows 7? I can't get a windows program to do it.

since your using 9.10, which uses the ext4 filesystem, you cant access the ubuntu files from windows 7. However, you can access the windows 7 files from ubuntu ;)

louieb
February 13th, 2010, 08:38 PM
odds are you can't. The Windows software that use to do that has not kept up with the improvements to the ext3 file system - and can't access ext4 formatted partitions at all.
But if you want to try.
Ext2 IFS Win w/write support (http://www.fs-driver.org/index.html)
Explore2fs ext3 viewer - read only (http://www.chrysocome.net/explore2fs)

SecretCode
February 13th, 2010, 08:47 PM
If you need to access files from both OSes, the best approach is to create an ntfs partition to share. (FAT32 would work as well, but has a 4GB file size limit.)