DOS help needed!

By Spike
Nov 28, 2003
  1. I have 4 volumes on my pc. C: D: E: and Z:
    all are NTFS execept for Z: which is FAT32.

    When using a DOS boot floppy, the first and only drive it can see is the Z: drive, and so it assigns it as C:

    When I then execute the NTFS reader stored there, it detects the other volumes, assigning Z: as C:, C: as D:, D: as E: and E: as F:

    Is there any way I can assign my FAT32 partition (detected first and assigned C: ) as Z: before invoking my NTFS reader?

    I know it's not too important, but I'd like to get it to match the assignments listed in 'My Computer' in XP.
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    There is nothing you can do. DOS assigns drive letters as it sees them just like Windows does. A real pain in the *** system..
  3. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

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