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Windows 7: How do I hide a Drive in My Computer?

24 Apr 2015   #1
Jesse Williams

Windows 10 Home 64-bit
How do I hide a Drive in My Computer?

I need to know how to hide a drive in My Computer. Can someone help me here?

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24 Apr 2015   #2

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Win 10 Pro x64

If you just want to hide it in explorer, you can remove the drive letter,

Drive Letter - Add, Change, or Remove in Windows

Step 7 will show you how.

You'll have to access it from disk management after that.
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