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Boot partition drive letter changed, how do I fix it?

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    Boot partition drive letter changed, how do I fix it?


    Boot partition drive letter changed, how do I fix it?

    some how my boot drive letter changed on my windows 8 machine.

    I am trying to change it back to c drive by using diskpart in the windows 8 boot cd

    I change it with disk management and with diskpart but when I restart it changes the drive letter back to F , it wont stay at C



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    Post a snapshot of a fullscreen Disk Management Window:

    To open Disk Management, press Windows key+r, type diskmgmt.msc and press Enter or click GO. Make it full screen. Expand the fields as necessary so everything can be seen.

    How to Use the Snipping Tool in Vista - Vista Forums (says it's for Vista but also works with Win 7/8).
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    Only way to really fix it is to reinstall. Thats the only way i have been able to get it to change.
    What I would do is back up your files, boot the installer.
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