1.    30 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    Posts : 1
    win 10

    A drive takes up a letter, doesn't appear in disk management


    Hello
    After reinstalling win10 i noticed that i have a drive that takes up a letter and it doesn't appear in disk management, so i can't change it's letter to something like Z: and hide it. It's nothing major but I'd just like F: to be the letter that pendrives get when i connect them.
    Does anyone know how to change the letter of that drive with it not showing in disk management?
    Thanks
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  2.    31 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    UK
    Posts : 1,897
    Windows 10 Home x64 (Laptop), Windows 10 Pro x64 (Desktop)

    Is it a network drive which has been mapped to a drive letter? If so,you can just right click the drive and remove it.
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  3.    10 Sep 2016 #3
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 7
    Win7

    Will the drive appear when in some third-party software like AOMEI Partition Assistant or EaseUs or else?
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  4.    10 Sep 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    UK
    Posts : 1,897
    Windows 10 Home x64 (Laptop), Windows 10 Pro x64 (Desktop)

    An actual drive should appear in partition management software but I don't think a mapped network drive will.
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