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I want to change the letters of my HDD's. Example: I want to change my H: to my D:. Is there a way to do this.
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WARNING changing drive letter that you have you OS/programs installed on may not be pretty, can cause plenty of confusion and misdirection.

But if your just changing the letter of a storage drive or optical drives...
start>administrative tools>computer management>diskmanagement its just a point and click kind of thing but heed my warning above
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Yes (in agreeance w/ deathdispenser) when you change a drive letter, everything on that drive ISN'T changed in the registry, meaning if you have a shortcut leading to a program to somthing that is installed in your H: drive, but you changed the drive to D: then it won't recognize where/what it is trying to open, so the easiest thing to do, is uninstall everything that is on your H: Drive, and THEN change the drive letter, then install again.

And he has the right place to go, but you have to change whatever drive is D: already, because otherwise it will not show D: to change it to.
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Well the hdd/partition does not have an OS on it, so I shouldn't have any problems. Thanks guys.
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