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Windows 7: Vista64

04 Oct 2010   #1
Metal99Raven

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Vista64

I have Windows 7 Home premium 64bit. Just wondering why my C: Drive is called "Vista64".


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04 Oct 2010   #2
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Metal99Raven View Post
I have Windows 7 Home premium 64bit. Just wondering why my C: Drive is called "Vista64".
You can set your own name to it. Right click in and select 'rename'. By default it should be called "Local Disk".
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04 Oct 2010   #3
Metal99Raven

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I knew I could rename it. Just wondering why MS had that as a default name. Thanks bro.
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04 Oct 2010   #4
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Metal99Raven View Post
I knew I could rename it. Just wondering why MS had that as a default name. Thanks bro.
Its entirely possible that it was the name on a previous installation or thats what the OEM set it as. We all know that people at OEM manufactures can sometimes not be the brightest.

Microsoft themselves though, by default, have the name set as 'Local Disk' on a fresh install with nothing effecting it.
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