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Show Drive Letter First in Windows 8.1

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8.1

    Show Drive Letter First in Windows 8.1


    I've done many searches to get this accomplished in Windows Explorer. Even the registry hack, to no avail. I'm out of ideas. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello dmk, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    Either option in the tutorial below should allow you to have the drive letters show first. I like step 2 in OPTION ONE. Be sure to sign out and in afterwards to fully apply.

    Drive Letters - Show Before or After Name in Computer - Windows 7 Help Forums

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8.1

    Problem Solved


    Thanks Shawn! That worked like a charm. One annoyance down, 587 to go.
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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome.

    Now let's see if we may be able to help with the other 587 issues in a new thread for each.
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  5. #5


    United States
    Posts : 3,093
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit


    Quote Originally Posted by dmk1941 View Post
    Thanks Shawn! That worked like a charm. One annoyance down, 587 to go.
    587? That sure is getting specific.
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