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Old 04-19-2006, 04:22 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi , i want to know how to rename my Lite-on Combo drive and my Pioneer 110D Drive in My Computer as the names are DVD/CD-RW Drive (E) and DVD-RW Drive (F) will it be ok if i was able to change i just want to change it because sometimes i forget what drives what.. if you know what i mean.. how do i do it ?
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Old 04-19-2006, 04:26 AM   #2 (permalink)
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How to change drive letter assignments in Windows XP
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assign a drive letter ?? i dont want to do that i want to rename

DVD/CD-RW Drive to like Lite-ON Combo SOHC

and DVD-RW Drive to like Pioneer 110D

if you know what i mean
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Not nativley, but number 191 in this link will let do it http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm
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the CD Drive takes the name from the disc you put in it....
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Yep it worked thanks for that site it has helped me in other ways than this aswell
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