XP assigns wrong drive letter on install

  COUSINS 15:54 20 Jun 2003

XP on clean install has assigns wrong driver letter to hard drive 80Gb drive is G ,zip drive is c, cd is d ,dvd e

  spikeychris 16:02 20 Jun 2003
  COUSINS 21:32 20 Jun 2003

Changing the drive letter of the system volume or the boot volume is not inherent to Disk Management.
I think this mean i can not change it from G to c

  jazzypop 22:16 20 Jun 2003


XP will work perfectly happy on G: - however, if it really bothers you for some reason, unplug the Zip and CD drives (leaving just your hard drive), and reinstall XP - it will now be Drive C:

  COUSINS 13:40 21 Jun 2003

Fine does not bothers me ,but every time I install a program it will look for c 1st

  jazzypop 13:51 21 Jun 2003

Time will tell - but a properly-written installation routine will recognise that G: is the system drive, and offer to install there.

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