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Empty Drives in Explorer

  1. #11


    Posts : 136
    Windows 8.1 64 bit


    I run SFC everyday and it finds no integrity concerns.

    Not sure what to make of this.

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  2. #12


    Posts : 136
    Windows 8.1 64 bit


    In asked in the Microsoft Community.
    I has show hidden files, folders and drives checked.
    Apparently the empty drive will show if it is checked.

    I unchecked it, and the empty drives vanished.
    Once you said it isn't normal I figured it was a setting I had in Explorer or something worse.

    Thanks for the assistance,
    James
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  3. #13


    Posts : 22,576
    64-bit Windows 10


    Glad to hear you got it sorted, but that was in the tutorial I posted for this. I guess you may have just overlooked it by mistake.

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  4. #14


    Posts : 136
    Windows 8.1 64 bit


    Yes. just didn't read far enough.

    My bad.

    James
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  5. #15


    Posts : 22,576
    64-bit Windows 10


    No problem. What counts is that you got is sorted.
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