Keep External Drives Mounted in OS X when logged out

Posted: April 20th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Blog, Snow Leopard | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

This tip was graciously donated by my good friend Luis Giraldo from Fully Managed
Create:
/Library/Preferences/SystemConfiguration/autodiskmount.plist
Put the following contents in the plist file:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd">
<plist version="1.0">
<dict>
<key>AutomountDisksWithoutUserLogin</key>
<true/>
</dict>
</plist>