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Windows 7: Question about System Reserved Drive

19 Jan 2012   #11


Go into Disk management and remove the Drive letter from System Reserved: Drive Letter - Add, Change, or Remove in Windows 7 - Windows 7 Forums

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20 Jan 2012   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Go into Disk management and remove the Drive letter from System Reserved: Drive Letter - Add, Change, or Remove in Windows 7 - Windows 7 Forums
so if i do this it wont cause any boot errors or any type or problems??
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20 Jan 2012   #13


No. System Reserved partition is not meant to have a letter. It should be removed.

Only if you attempt to remove the letter from the OS partition will it cause problems.
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