change CDROM number in WinXP

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by q12368c, Dec 22, 2003.

  1. q12368c

    q12368c OSNN Addict

    My PC have C & D drive, and E: is CDROM,after I install one more harddisk the new drive F is see in XP. I want to sorting the drive number, C D E as harddisk drive and change CDROM(E) to F, how can I change the CDROM number? Thk so much!
  2. PseudoKiller

    PseudoKiller Zug Zug

    Ice Crown Citadel
    Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Computer Management > Disk Management > right click on the drive and left click on Change Drive Letter and Paths...

    Read the warnings !!!
  3. Arniestan1

    Arniestan1 OSNN Addict

    change drive E to G then F to E then G to F
  4. RogerPhillis

    RogerPhillis Guest

    Often quicker to temporarily disable hardware such as Cd drives in Device Manager.
    Hard Drive letters will then realign themselves
    Then re able hardware