Can I change drive letters safely?

  Paperplane 15:18 17 Jan 2010

I have a partitioned hard drive with 2 drive letters C: and K: Using Windows 7.
Can I change the drive letters safely even though I already have stuff installed on both partitions?

  bremner 15:21 17 Jan 2010

I assume you only want to change the K drive.

Unless you have actually installed programs onto the K drive there will not be a problem.

  Paperplane 15:25 17 Jan 2010

Yes there's a few programs already installed on the K: drive and the OS on C: drive.

  bremner 15:29 17 Jan 2010

The registry entries for the programs on K will not be able to reference those programs if you change the drive letter.

If there are not many then you could always reinstall.

  Paperplane 15:31 17 Jan 2010

Reinstalling is not an option. Looks like I'll have to keep the assignments then.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:53 17 Jan 2010

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