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Old 03-28-2006, 04:49 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have recently built a system and am wondering why the hard drive appears as a removable drive instead as a permenant one? thanks to anyone that can help
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Old 03-28-2006, 04:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I have the same question.
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Old 03-28-2006, 05:29 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Try, control panel > Admin Tools > Computer Management > Disk Management.

See if you can fix it there, (Right click on the drives below.)
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Old 03-28-2006, 07:51 PM   #4 (permalink)
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sata is hot swappable it suppost to be that way , if you dont wanna see the icon then goto start-->settings-->taskbar and start menu and check "hide inactive icons" and click "customize" find "safely remove hardware" and set it to "always hide"
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