PC Tip Of The Day: Changing the driver letter of a computer

Many people don’t know about the possibility of changing the driver letter or path of their computer.  You may think what is the purpose of doing this and risking the files of your computer. You can amuse your friends by this tricks which many of them don’t know.

 How to change the driver letter of a computer
Suppose you are working on a video editing project and for some reason you need to shift your work to another computer. You were working on the previous computer with ‘G’ drive and it is not available in the new one. Then what will you do? Definitely you won’t love to do everything from the scratch. In this situation you can change the drive letter of the new computer to ‘G’ and copy the raw files to it and continue the work as usual.
You can’t change the name of the drive by right clicking. You won’t find the rename option. Here I am going to explain how you can change the letter or path of your drive. Just follow the below steps.
Right click on My Computer and Select ‘Manage’. New window will open. In that window browse ‘Disk Management’ option.
  • Right click on the drive which you want to change the drive letter. Click ‘Change Drive Letter and Paths’ option
  • Click on ‘change’ and then select one of the drive letters available in the combo box and click on OK.
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