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Windows 7: Multiple Drive letters for the same Device

14 Apr 2016   #1
zomalaja

Win 7 Ultimate
 
 
Multiple Drive letters for the same Device

I have had a WD DL4100 for about 3 months, Initially set it up with drive letter 'W' assigned. As of today, the same device is mapped to 'W:', 'X:', 'Y:', and 'Z:' and even after rebooting the computer and the NAS unit, any attempt to disconnect any of those give the usual warning that there are files in use and disconnecting could lose data. Scan with AVG and with Malwarebytes both show clean. Any ideas ??

Edit - Just lost power a few minutes ago and when it was restored and everything back up, there are now no mapped drives, but the DL4100 is accessible and seems fine.




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