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USB ZIP Drive Troubles

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Hello out there i was courious if anyone could help me figure out how to find my ZIP drive? I am not sure if computer is finding my USP ports any help would be apperciated

 

Thanks

Scout

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Code:
Modprobe sgModprobe ide-scsiModprobe usbcoreModprobe usb-uhci

if usb-uhci fails try this..
Code:
Modprobe usb-ohci

continue with..
Code:
Modprobe usb-storagemkdir /mnt/zipmount -t vfat /dev/sda4 /mnt/zip


add this to /etc/fstab..
Code:
/dev/sda4 /mnt/zip vfat noauto user 0 0


now you can use this..
Code:
mount /dev/sda4 

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I know this may sound stupid but should i do this in a terminal or comand and does KDE OR GNome matter. i am new to this just want to make sure i dont mess it up

 

thanks

scout

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