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I also forgot to post the output of "sudo apt-get ntfsfix /dev/xxx" which was a suggested troubleshooting tip I found online:
Mounting volume... NTFS signature is missing.
Attempting to correct errors... NTFS signature is missing.
Failed to startup volume: Invalid argument
NTFS signature is missing.
Trying the alternate boot sector
The alternate bootsector is usable
Set sector count to 3913988 instead of 3913925
Rewriting the bootsector
The boot sector has been rewritten
ntfs_mst_post_read_fixup_warn: magic: 0xe384910e size: 1024 usa_ofs: 39399 usa_count: 32751: Invalid argument
Record 0 has no FILE magic (0xe384910e)
Failed to load $MFT: Input/output error
Volume is corrupt. You should run chkdsk.