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Okay so after restarting Ubuntu the terminal loaded fine. I was able to manually mount the drive and access all my files. I just copied my entire user fold onto my Ipod and put it on my desktop. Now I'm formatting the harddrive and I probably will put XP on instead of Vista again.


Thank you so much to everyone that helped me out and gave me input. You saved me a lot of frustration and a lot of precious pictures.

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Okay so after restarting Ubuntu the terminal loaded fine. I was able to manually mount the drive and access all my files. I just copied my entire user fold onto my Ipod and put it on my desktop. Now I'm formatting the harddrive and I probably will put XP on instead of Vista again.


Thank you so much to everyone that helped me out and gave me input. You saved me a lot of frustration and a lot of precious pictures.

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Great. Glad it worked. This is why I bought an external hard drive that I keep my school work and pictures, music, etc. on. Good luck with the reinstall.
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Great. Glad it worked. This is why I bought an external hard drive that I keep my school work and pictures, music, etc. on. Good luck with the reinstall.
I'm formatting the drive now.

And yes I think I'm going to be adding an external hard drive to my "Christmas list" so I can back everything that is important up on that just in case this happens again. This was not fun.

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