Permanently mounting an external USB hard drive on a Raspberry Pi

Find the external drive using fstab

 

You want to mount it using its UUID instead of its /dev address because USB drives get mounted at different addresses on each boot while the UUID will be the same.

Add the drive to the file system table:

Reboot and the drive should be mounted!

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