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Windows 7: Hiding a partition in Computer window.

02 Oct 2013   #1
Ranger4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1
 
 
Hiding a partition in Computer window.

I recently had to have my computer repaired after a booting problem & since then my "Computer" window shows "Local Disc" as drive C & a partition called "System Reserved" as drive E. I know what they are but I would like be able to hide the System Reserved partition from showing in the Computer window if possible.


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02 Oct 2013   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Bligh,

If you like, you could use step 7 in Option One of the tutorial below to remove the drive letter for the "System Reserved" partition to no longer have is show in the Computer window. It will not hurt it to do so.

https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...ndows-7-a.html

Hope this helps, :)
Shawn
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02 Oct 2013   #3
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Can we see a screenshot of Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image so we can make sure your disk and partition configuration is also correct?
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03 Oct 2013   #4
Ranger4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1
 
 

Thanks Brink for your reply. Before I try your remedy, Gregrocker has asked for a screen shot so I thought I would do that first.
Hi Gregrocker, thanks for your reply. Here is a snapshot of my C drive configuration & shows the System Reserved E.
Bligh.

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03 Oct 2013   #5
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Looks good. You'll be fine to remove the drive letter for System Reserved if you like. :)
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03 Oct 2013   #6
Ranger4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Bligh,

If you like, you could use step 7 in Option One of the tutorial below to remove the drive letter for the "System Reserved" partition to no longer have is show in the Computer window. It will not hurt it to do so.

https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...ndows-7-a.html

Hope this helps, :)
Shawn
Thanks Shawn. I used step 7 as you suggested & it has worked perfectly.
Bligh.
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04 Oct 2013   #7
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome. Glad it could help. :)
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