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How to change the drive letter of the drive?

    How to change the drive letter of the drive?

    To change the drive letter of a drive, please follow the steps below.

    1. Click Start and click Control Panel.
    2. Click Switch to Classic View.
    3. Double-click Administrative Tools.
    4. Double-click Computer Management.
    5. Click Disk Management.
    6. Right-click the drive and click Change Drive Letter and Paths....
    7. Click Change and assign a new drive letter from the pull-down menu.
    8. Click OK
    9. Click Yes to confirm the change.

    Warning: Some applications will not function properly if the drive letter is changed.

    For more information on how to change a drive letter in Windows® XP, please refer to the Automated Tutorial.