In an effort to help everyone, Ubuntu users should know that there is a lot of support for Ubuntu’s USB capture features, and that they can even set it up to allow for the capture of HDMI or DisplayPort connections as well.
But, if you need to capture the USB port, then you’ll have to buy a USB capture card.
That is, unless you want to buy the one you want, of course.
But if you’re looking for a way to capture your USB drive on Ubuntu without spending a lot on a new PC, then this article is for you.
There are several ways to capture a USB drive in Ubuntu, but this one is the easiest.
First, install the Capture Utility package from the Ubuntu Software Center.
Then, install Ubuntu Capture Manager.
From here, you can configure the Capture utility to use the HDMI and DisplayPort ports.
From there, you’re able to capture either a USB stick or an SD card with the following commands: sudo apt-get install capture-manager sudo apt.install.com/apt/sources/capture-manager-5.2.2-2ubuntu2.1 The Capture Utility will automatically start capturing and then display an interface that allows you to configure capture settings.
If you have a USB device that you want captured, just hit enter.
Once the capture process has started, you’ll see a notification saying the capture is ready.
From this point on, you don’t need to worry about it getting lost or damaged in transit.
In case you want a little more help, you have to press the Ctrl+Alt+Del (Win) or Ctrl+Shift+Del/Shift+Backspace (Mac) key combination twice and type the following command: sudo capture-util capture-usb-drive –output HDMI or HDMI-to-DisplayPort If you want capture to work with USB drives that have multiple Thunderbolt 3 ports, then it is necessary to set up the capture software to work in the same folder.
Open a Terminal window by pressing Ctrl+ALT+Del or Ctrl++Ctrl+Del.
Type: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:apt-trusty-linux-trust/ppa sudo apt update sudo apt install capture The Capture software will automatically install and configure the capture drivers and profiles that are needed for the Capture program.
If all else fails, then the command sudo apt reinstall-apt will bring up a menu that lets you manually install and update the Capture software.
After the software is installed and configured, you need a USB key.
From the Command Prompt window, type: sudo ssh-keygen -t rsa Enter the following passphrase to open a new terminal window: ssh-rsa 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