Making HDD Visible

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        Right Click My Computer, then click Manage. Click the Storage option in the middle of the screen. Double click Disk Management. Right click your drive or partition at the bottom of the screen. Select Change Drive Letters and Paths.  Click the Add button, and make sure Assign the following drive letter option is selected. Off to your right using the drop down, you can use a drive letter of your choice. Although one should already be selected. Click OK and your done.

         To verify, open My Computer and check to see if the drive is visible now.

    Sunday, January 11, 2009 6:16 PM

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    Thank you for sharing it.




    Friday, January 16, 2009 10:16 AM
  • I fallowed all the steps that you have here but my computer will not allow me to choose assign drive letter. Is there any way to fix this?

    Monday, February 2, 2009 3:53 AM
  •      Is there already one selected for you, or any highlighted at all?
    Monday, February 2, 2009 4:12 AM
  • hey there im having the same issue   did u ever get any help with that problem
    Wednesday, February 18, 2009 9:50 PM
  • Hi, just to tell you that I had the same issue, and that the option to change the letter of the hard drive didn't appear, until one day... alone, without any change...
    Sunday, May 10, 2009 4:50 PM