1.    10 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Mar 2016
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    Windows 10 Home (x64) Version 1511 (build 10586.494)

    New drives in windows explorer


    Hi

    I bought a new PC yesterday HP 550-103na windows 10 ( how do i edit my profile btw ?)

    This evening after a reboot i have a new drive in explore called System and drive letter G

    In disk management this shows as EFI System with no drive letter

    So question is how do i remove it from explorer as it should be hidden yes ? and/or should i be worried

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  2.    10 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Crewe Cheshire
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    windows 10

    Its normal for it to be there and visible no need to worry
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  3.    10 Aug 2016 #3
    Join Date : Mar 2016
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    Windows 10 Home (x64) Version 1511 (build 10586.494)
    Thread Starter

    Thanks for response but if its normal then why wasnt it there to start with ?
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  4.    10 Aug 2016 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 129
    windows 10

    Thats the Recovery partition where a support or system image might be installed to recover system in case of a falliure.
    OEMs like Dell and HP .. Normally put a System image or support software in these kind of recovery partitions.

    No need to worry you can definitely hide the partition if you want to
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  5.    11 Aug 2016 #5
    Join Date : Mar 2016
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    Windows 10 Home (x64) Version 1511 (build 10586.494)
    Thread Starter

    Thanks again for the responses

    I booted up today and it has vanished - very odd
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