Windows 10: New drives in windows explorer


  1. Posts : 14
    Windows 10 Home (x64) Version 1511 (build 10586.494)
       10 Aug 2016 #1

    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

    Its normal for it to be there and visible no need to worry
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  3. Posts : 14
    Windows 10 Home (x64) Version 1511 (build 10586.494)
    Thread Starter
       10 Aug 2016 #3

    Thanks for response but if its normal then why wasnt it there to start with ?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    10 Aug 2016 #4

    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. Posts : 14
    Windows 10 Home (x64) Version 1511 (build 10586.494)
    Thread Starter
       11 Aug 2016 #5

    Thanks again for the responses

    I booted up today and it has vanished - very odd
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