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  1.    17 Mar 2016 #11
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    Quote Originally Posted by Reck View Post
    I'm running chkdsk now.

    CountMike, what does that have to do with the drive not automatically being assigned a drive letter by windows?
    Might be trying to assign a letter already in use or reserved by something else. A guy was having trouble with USB drives and when I unchecked that, it was packed from A to Z.
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  2.    17 Mar 2016 #12
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    It was initially set to use the letter E, which isn't used by any other drives.

    Anyhow, I tried disabling hiding empty drives, and now I can't access the disk at all. Might be because chkdsk is doing it's thing, I don't know.
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