Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Sometimes my drive letter changes, is there a simple way to change it back?
Re: Sometimes my drive letter changes, is there a simple way to change it back?
From: BlueChip <cs_bluechip_at_webtribe.net>
Date: Sat, 11 Oct 2003 01:30:41 +0100
Just tried it in '98, and no.
BUUUTT, I know XP DOES handle things differently, so maybe that is the XP
>I think that can also be accomplished via the properties of the particular
>drive in "my computer".
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "BlueChip" <cs_bluechip_at_webtribe.net>
>Sent: Friday, October 10, 2003 2:01 AM
>Subject: Re: Sometimes my drive letter changes, is there a simple way to
>change it back?
>If you have Windoze '98...
>with the jb connected....
>control panel -> system -> device manager -> disk drives
>properties -> settings
>set drive letter
>At 21:30 09/10/03 -0500, you wrote:
> >Windows will usually map the drive letter to the next logical drive letter.
> >My jukebox is drive G at home, but at work, it is F, because I have more
> >drives on my home computer.
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: "Gvillo, Mike" <MXG_at_dolby.com>
> >To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> >Sent: Thursday, October 09, 2003 12:33 PM
> >Subject: Sometimes my drive letter changes, is there a simple way to change
> >it back?
> >Sometimes when I take my FMR from PC to PC, one of the PCs remaps the
> >drive letter, then I go to another PC and because the drive letter is
> >taken, I don't see my player. I usually unmap all the drives and it
> >comes back, but here at work I've got quite a few mapped drives, is
> >there an easier way? I guess I should remap the FMR to letter X: or
> >something. BTW I'm on Win2k, Win98, Winshaft, Wincrash... the usual
> >bevy of nonfunctioning yet vital OSes. Thought: how much would the GNP
> >increase by if we weren't dependent on MS?
> >PS Can I be convicted of a homicide if provoked by really bad guitar
> >playing at 4am? Any lawyers out there good at insanity defenses?
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Received on 2003-10-11