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Windows 7: How Determine If Hard Drive Is Physical or Virtual?

20 Aug 2013   #1

Win 7 Pro
How Determine If Hard Drive Is Physical or Virtual?

How can one determine if a hard drive is physical or virtual?

(From software--without opening up the computer.)

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20 Aug 2013   #2

Win7 Ultimate X64

click Start>type diskmgmt.msc press enter

this will open a disk management window listing all drives physically connected to the computer
this list will also include all optical drives and any card readers etc
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20 Aug 2013   #3

Win 7 Pro

Right-O, Pauly. Thanks.

On a general note: where could one find a list of all the commands that work in the Start/Run box?
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