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New installation of WIndows XP Pro. Question about drive name?

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I just did a fresh reinstall of windows xp pro. I thought my hard drive used ot be under the c drive. Now it is showing as F? Is that a problem? Is there a way to rename it as the c drive?

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Of course you can re-name your Drive. Go to control panel -> administrative tools -> Computer Management -> Disk Managment, and tinker around in there.
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You cant change the drive letter if its the drive your using (eg with windows on) or at least you cant that way
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When I try to change the letter in there it says "windows cannot modify the drive letter of your system volume or boot volume. I have a raid setup, does that matter?
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Why would it choose F for the drive letter this time around? Seems strange. It is causing me problems when I install some programs as they seemed to be default to go to the C drive.
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