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[[Category:Hardware detection and troubleshooting]]
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[https://github.com/coldfix/udiskie udiskie] is an automatic disk mounting service using {{Pkg|udisks}}. It can be used for mounting CDs, flash drives, and other media. It is simple to use and requires no configuration.
== Installation ==
You can [[pacman|install]] udiskie by using the {{Pkg|udiskie}} package that is found in the [[official repositories]].
Start the udiskie service by adding:
udiskie &
to your [[xinitrc]] file, before the [[window manager]] is loaded.
Once udiskie is running, all removable media will automatically be mounted under {{ic|/media}} under a new directory that matches the device name.
== Unmounting ==
Use the <code>udiskie-umount</code> command to unmount media. For example, for a device named "MY_USB_DRIVE":
  udiskie-umount /media/MY_USB_DRIVE
Or, you can unmount all media with the command:
  udiskie-umount -a

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