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My Samsung 1TB drive was getting slow and making weird sounds so I cloned it to a Seagate Constellation ES 2TB drive. The Samsung was my secondary data drive and was labeled F:/ The new one is E:/ so none of my paths are correct anymore. I tried changing it to F:/ in Disk Management but it isn't an option. I tried looking for the original drive driver and couldn't find that. The program I used was HD Clone 3.8 Anyone have any ideas? Thanks! smile.gif
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You have to unassign the Samsung drive's letter before you can assign it to the Seagate. You do that from Disk Management in the dialog you were looking at... remove both drive letters from both drives, then give the new drive the old one.
     
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Originally Posted by Kramy View Post

You have to unassign the Samsung drive's letter before you can assign it to the Seagate. You do that from Disk Management in the dialog you were looking at... remove both drive letters from both drives, then give the new drive the old one.

Awesome! Thanks for the reply I'll give that a try right now! Cool it worked smile.gif
Edited by Pentium-David - 12/3/12 at 11:31pm
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