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    VHD - Auto-mount at Startup in Windows 8

    David - eureka, mark this as solved! I am so sorry to have taken so much of your valuable time for such an oversight - but I do thank you very much for the solution. Now I can add the other 2 HGST 4TB drives that arrived today in a RAID 5 configuration...
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    VHD - Auto-mount at Startup in Windows 8

    Oh - the pix are in order: DM Screenshot just after startup File Explorer shot just after startup DM Screenshot after double-clicking the vhdx file File Explorer screenshot just after double-clicking the vhdx file
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    VHD - Auto-mount at Startup in Windows 8

    My script (file is named AttachMyVHDX.txt and is located in E:\VHDs: select vdisk file="E:\VHDs\HGST4TB.vhdx" attach vdisk assign letter=F In Task Scheduler, the "action" is: diskpart /s with parameter of E:\VHDs\AttachMyVHDX.txt Thank you so much for sticking with this and I'm sure it will...
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    VHD - Auto-mount at Startup in Windows 8

    I have tried assigning other drive letters to no avail.
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    Solved Security permissions problems for system drive

    I can't create a simple text file and place it on my C: drive in Win 8.1 - says that I don't have permission. The properties of the drive show that I do - full control, every class of user. Am I missing something really simple?
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    VHD - Auto-mount at Startup in Windows 8

    I would have saved the script to my C: drive but for some odd reason it won't let me write to the C: drive. I've checked the properties of the C: drive - it is shared and every class of user has full control, including me, the "trusted installer". What's up with that?
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    VHD - Auto-mount at Startup in Windows 8

    When I run my script from a DOS prompt, it reports successful completion but also says, "There is no volume specified. Please select a volume and try again." ALso - after the script runs, I can see that in DM, the virtual drive is mounted with the letter F: It also appears in Explorer. It just...
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    VHD - Auto-mount at Startup in Windows 8

    yes - sorry, I am saying H: but really I meant F:. The drive is assigned to F: in DM and my script says F: too. The task reports that it ran successfully.
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    VHD - Auto-mount at Startup in Windows 8

    Hi David - my physical HGST 4TB drive has drive letter E: assigned to it in Disk Management. Should the virtual drive have a different logical letter? Disk 1 in DM is the physical HGST 4TB drive with the first 379MB reserved by the system, the next 2TB in an active, healthy primary partition...
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    VHD - Auto-mount at Startup in Windows 8

    I have tried this a couple of times and although it "mounts" the VHDX, I have to double-click the VHDX file in Explorer before it is visible as my H Drive. Any solution for this?
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