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Old 08-03-2005, 07:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
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my hardisk have 2 partition.is there any way to hide my second partition?so other people can't access to my second hardisk drive
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Old 08-03-2005, 09:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
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my hardisk have 2 partition.is there any way to hide my second partition?so other people can't access to my second hardisk drive

What OS? What file system?
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Old 08-03-2005, 10:14 AM   #3 (permalink)
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window xp,fat 32 i think...
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yea, go to control panel, classic view, administrative tools, computer management, disk management, click the drive u wanna hide, right click, add/change/remove drive letter, remove drive letter click ok exit exit exit, all better now
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more than likely it's NTFS, but you can check that by right clicking on the drive and selecting properties.

While you're there, disable the sharing and your done.
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that's cool...how about if i want it appear again ???
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