Mount exfat partitions on Ubuntu / POP OS 16.04, 18.04 LTS, 19.10

Ubuntu isn’t bundled with exFAT read/write support out of the box, scouring the internet revealed we needed to install two packages.

This threw a very ugly error

Turns out GAD3R, from StackExchange, had the answer: Source

You need to add the universe repo to your OS

On Ubuntu and POP OS 18.04LTS and up, issue the following:

Now update and run the following commands to install the fuse packages:

That’s it, you should now be able to mount exfat partitions to Ubuntu / POP OS 16.04, 18.04 LTS and 19.10