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Windows 7: Can't use a drive letter

06 Dec 2012   #1
Lovus

Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Can't use a drive letter

I am just curious what or who is using my Drive Letter D ?
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Is there a ninja or something using my Favorite Drive Letter ?
I cannot use it nor change it
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But I cannot see it on Disk Management .
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I am just curious what going on with my Favorite Letter




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06 Dec 2012   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Drive D is normally your DVD/CD player.
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06 Dec 2012   #3
bobafetthotmail

Win 7 Pro 64-bit 7601
 
 

yeah, but that's called "local disk", not DVD drive.

I suspect it's a broken remnant of some USB device driver, follow the advice on this post to reset that.
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06 Dec 2012   #4
Lovus

Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Thanks folks . I solved it through system retore
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09 Dec 2012   #5
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Did you ever figure out how drive D changed in the first place? What caused the problem?
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