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Old 11th August 2017, 1:17 PM   #1
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Default hide drive letter

i had to restore from a backup using win 8.1
its all good now but the 300mb reserved partition (h)
is showing

i noticed theres several ways to hide it

delete the letter in disc management
a registry fix
group policy

is anyway better than the others?
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Yep, just remove the drive letter.
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Old 11th August 2017, 1:34 PM   #3
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thought so
but

having removable drives plugged in

will it matter once a usb drive is removed?

or will the system reserved drive still stay h drive
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Old 11th August 2017, 3:42 PM   #4
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thought so
but

having removable drives plugged in

will it matter once a usb drive is removed?

or will the system reserved drive still stay h drive
Usually once it's unassigned then that drive letter is free, especially since you could even choose to reassign that H drive to Z etc
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