Rename removable drive letter

By markenderwick
Jan 27, 2009
  1. hi all

    i need some advice please, i would like to map 2x network drives to some of the computers in the office. i want to name them J: & I: (for cad reasons)

    this is all fine on all of the workstations except 1 laptop, it has a multi-card reader in the side that even when inactive occupies 4x drive letters including I:

    i have searched a few forums but could not find the answers i was looking for, i have tried device manager to rename etc.

    Can anyone shed some light onto this matter for me?


  2. LookinAround

    LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491   +184

    Start->Run, enter diskmgmt.msc

    When Disk Management opens, click View->Bottom->Disk List

    Look at the list of disks in the bottom view. Does the multi-slot reader appear? (Each slot would be listed as a Disk with tyoe Each card slot would appear as a Disk and Type= Removable
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