DVD-RW Drive Shows up as DVD-RW and CD-Drive in Windows Explor

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Re: DVD-RW Drive Shows up as DVD-RW and CD-Drive in Windows Explor

Postby U1RMQ2FyZHNGYW4 » Sat, 24 Mar 2007 07:39:10 GMT


Thanks, but it didn't work.  I deleted the E: and G: drives as instructed 
and rebooted.  However, the G: drive came back.

Re: DVD-RW Drive Shows up as DVD-RW and CD-Drive in Windows Explor

Postby Doug » Sat, 24 Mar 2007 14:12:28 GMT

Leave it as is. Won't hurt anything. Everything will work 

Doug W.

"STLCardsFan" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > wrote in 

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