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XP drive letter issue

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Cryptic1, Nov 6, 2007.

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  1. Cryptic1

    Cryptic1 Thread Starter

    Jul 5, 2004
    I have been having issues with mapped network drives and ipods assigning drive letters that take over the mapped drive letters. I have solved those issues, but now my F: drive is mapped to what I think is a partition (it wasn't there before, at least not with a drive letter) and I can't un-map it or change the drive letter. I've tried changing the drive letter with the Disk Management tool, but when I right click on the drive, the only option I get is "Help" (it's listed as "LOCAL DISC" in all caps). I'm going to attach a screen shot of the folder. Maybe someone can help me to un-map or un-partition it, or at least change the drive letter. I'm on a Dell Dimension with XP Pro. Service Pack 2.

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  2. Bob Cerelli

    Bob Cerelli

    Nov 2, 2002
    It looks like Disk 1 has no drive letter assigned.

    Right click on the drive and assign a drive letter in Disk Management.
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