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New Hard Drive

By england_claudio ·
Hello,
I've just installed a new hard drive on my Windows XP system with the latest updates.
The problem is that instead of showing on my computer the normal "Local Disk (X:)" it shows "Virtual CD/DVD Drive(X:)". Also, the icon shown is the one that windows shows when it does not recognise the file extension. It works fine but I would like to know if it is possible to change this back to the way it should be.

Thank you

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drivers

by jamesatmaisonverre In reply to New Hard Drive

Install the drivers for it.Windows knows what the digital signature is and recognises it as a storage media , but obviously does not know its a hard drive which is why the driver is required.If this does not apply then check the chipset drivers.

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by england_claudio In reply to drivers

Thank you James, I am going to have a look at that.

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