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Windows 7: Tip: Rename Hard Drive

02 Apr 2009   #11

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64

I started renaming partitions when I had 2+ versions of Win7 installed at once so I could tell which is which.


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02 Apr 2009   #12


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by anykey View Post
I think many of us have renamed our c:\drive.

Mine is called SeaDrive.
LOL! that is a good one *renames it to the same
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02 Apr 2009   #13


Being an old school HD partitioner, I have been doing this for a very long time....

It is kinda funny, as these days I don't do it as much - I leave the main System partition named as the OS names it, but all of my other drives get named as I want them named - Downloads, Data, Storage, etc....
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11 Nov 2009   #14

Windows 7

Yes its usefull, but how to rename it? I have Win7 x64. Rename wont get job done, so what do you suggest?

P.S. Whatever I type they are still named Local Disk, but only in WE (Windows Explorer). In drive manager they have given names...
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24 Oct 2010   #15
Snake Eyes

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I have the same issue as Hiro...

only 2 of my drive seem to have a label that shows up, the rest stay "local disk" no mater where I change its name
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17 Mar 2013   #16

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.

Funny... Mine's named Roger
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