Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Please help can't uninstall phantom drives, created by card reader, or

05 Jul 2011   #21

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

You've nothing to apologise for.

We're here to help and we're happy to do so and, as marsimar says, a lesson for all of us. Very often, we try the hard resolution methods even though the easy ones are there before us.

If you consider the topic resolved, just click the red triangle and type "Solved" in the text box that appears.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Please help can't uninstall phantom drives, created by card reader, or

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Empty Card Reader appears as four drives?
My 4-slot card reader displays as four drives whether populated or empty. This once seemed as too minor an issue to post on this forum, until the Disk Mgmt showed only three available drive letters for new drive assignments. When external spin backups are powered-down, the Mgr still considers...
Hardware & Devices
Phantom removable drives
Running Win 7 x64 Ultimate, SP1 installed from this forum. I hate asking stupid questions. It's embarrassing to get answers I should already know. So I tried to search first for this topic on this forum. Out of 17 selections offered me only one was vaguely appropriate. Is this a sad state...
Hardware & Devices
Ricoh 5 in 1 memory card reader not showing drives
I have a Dell XPS M1710 laptop. I recently installed windows 7 home premium 64bit. I can't seem to get my built in Ricoh 5 in 1 memory card reader to work. I installed the recommended driver using the dell drivers on their website. None of the drives are appearing under my computer, and nothing...
Hardware & Devices
Lost all accessory drives, card reader, ubs, etc
Have a dual boot computer, Windows 7 & XP. Today when I tried to download some pictures, my download program, Adobe Photoshop 5, couldn't find the card reader. When to Windows Explorer and the only drives showing were C (Windows 7), D (XP), and E (DVD drive). Everything else has disappeared. How do...
BSOD Help and Support
Multiple Phantom Drives
For some reason i noticed when i went to attach a file to an email that my computer thinks it has local drives G: - Z: which dont show up in the device manager or in my computer. now i know the Q: is from office 2010 beta which i have uninstalled but it didnt go away but this phenomenon is...
General Discussion
Phantom drives
Hi all, first off I will give you specs. Have a strange problem with two new builds. first computer full tower nzxt case 850 kingwin PSU 2.66 CPU 12 Gigs patriot mem 2 260 OC evga cards P6t deluxe V2 MB dvdrw USB floppy drive
Hardware & Devices

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:22.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App