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Re: using a USB flash mem device
- From: Tom Hall <tlhall at keepandbeararms dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 30 Sep 2007 15:34:13 -0600
- Subject: Re: using a USB flash mem device
- Operating-system: CYGWIN_NT-5.1 LTC-XPL-330 1.5.24(0.156/4/2)
- References: <20070930062424.GA1208@LTC-XPL-330> <46FFFD22.firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Reply-to: tlhall at keepandbeararms dot com
On Sun, Sep 30, 2007 at 03:46:42PM -0400, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
> Check under the Disk Management snap-in in Windows (under Administrator
> Tools, Computer Management). If it shows up there, you should be able
> to set a drive letter. If not, you may be able to access it using /dev/sdXX
> syntax. See <http://cygwin.com/cygwin-ug-net/using-specialnames.html> for
> guidance on how to map the information you see here into /dev/sdXX form.
Nope. It's not there. I did find it under "Portable Devices" but not under
Disk Management. It's at "Location 0" and has a "device instance ID" of
I had to get Windows Media 10 in order to get Media Transfer Protocol
(MTP - how clever of MS) capability before it would show up in explorer at
I found an mtplib project on sourceforge but was hoping cygwin wouldn't need
something like this.
I guess I'll have to drag icons around for a while - what a drag.
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