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Windows 7: Drive icon and name suddenly changed

04 Apr 2012   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by cyclic View Post
That error number tells you that specifically some of windows files are corrupt or not readable.

Try running a system file check.

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Link is to tutorial on how to do this.

Wll do that.thanx for advice.:)

Just did two runs of SFC.After restart drive is still named Fix it(D:)
CBS log shows lot of failed entries to open windows updater file and CD-rom file missing(that
was the original problem I tryed to solve.)It sez repair not possible.
What next?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Jun 2012   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit

I had given up trying to solve this puzzle,and suddenly after 2 months
all is back to normal.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Drive icon and name suddenly changed

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