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Old 07-06-2008, 12:55 PM   #1
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hello!

i have a c and a d drive..my c drive only has 13 GB's on it and my d drive has 300 GB on it...how do i switch the D to the C drive?

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Old 07-06-2008, 01:00 PM   #2
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xp or vsta? go to start,control/options, administrative options,computer management, storage right click your hdds name and click change drives letter path.

and boom! your done.
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xp...i also tried to do what u said but it wont let me change the C drive name....ughhh

it says windows cannot modify the drive letter of your system volume or boot volume
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try the d and make t something else (e) change c to d and then E to c i don't think you can change it f the drive letter is in use at that time.
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but c is always in use isn't it?
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no i don;t think so, c is just a stadard primary drive letter, try it out and see what it does man.
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still cant do it...is there a way i can set D as a "primary" drive idk i need that drive to be c though lol
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youll have to ask someone else on the forum, but you may be able to pysically switch the to drives and make your c a slave and d the primary, BUT ASK FIRST! it may mess your pc up so ask someone here who has done it before.
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ya because the files that start up my computer are on D not C...should i still make c a slave and d a primary?

i only have 2 mb on my disk and i keep getting things popped up saying its extremely low
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Why not move the stuff from C to D?
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