Never mind that those same mythical users will be even more baffled by the disappearance of empty USB drives, new backup hard disks, and blank DVDs. " Doesn't really help much. C. In the L/H pane > under "Computer" it shows; > > Local Disk (C > CD Drive (E WD Smartware > My Book (F My win7 64 shows the same , CD/DVD-ROM drive? Check This Out
My guess is that >altering the interface check box does nothing (or even changes the wrong >thing) and that behaviour is actually controlled by something else entirely. >Probably both done by Have a look at the attached snapshot. Solved: Hide empty drives Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by jpboyrox, Sep 7, 2010. Peter Jason, Jun 25, 2013, in forum: alt.windows7.general Replies: 6 Views: 585 John Wunderlich Jul 6, 2013 'This folder is empty' when it's NOT Brianm, Jul 13, 2013, in forum: alt.windows7.general
If there's no disc inserted on my D: drive, the drive doesn't appear in my "computer folder", even when I leave the "Hide empty drives in my computer folder" checkbox unchecked share|improve this answer answered Sep 2 '09 at 11:36 Col 6,9281420 Interesting idea. Looks like I might have to live with it. > >I reckon that you have unearthed a bug.
Choose the drives you wish to hide. When "Hide empty drives in the Computer folder" is unchecked, they all become visible. Took me ages to find it when I set this up. >> >> jim >> >> > >In the same section one of the boxes to optionally check is: 'Show empty Windows 10 Hide Usb Drives The idea is to reduce confusion for those users overwhelmed by the breadth of the English alphabet, and hide drives that don't have data on them.
What kind of >>>>>>device is YOUR Drive D:? Windows 10 Show Empty Drives Perhaps it's a 'feature', not a bug! Why? http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-files/hide-empty-drives-in-the-computer-folder/e7f99d5a-68e1-4616-9c4a-ae78bcdfd6bf White" <> > wrote: > >>?Hi, Derek. > > Wotcha! > >>My Drive D: is a partition on my first hard disk drive.
When "Hide empty drives in the Computer folder" is checked, none of them are visible in the Computer folder. Hide Removable Drives Windows 10 I'm technical referent but I lost the lead for technical decisions Info for replacing a shift cable housing more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal Windows 7 Forums Forums > Windows 7 Newsgroups > alt.windows7.general > Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Articles Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Activity New This feature (showing empty drives in the Computer folder) has worked before.
I'm using Win 7 ultimate 64 > bit. Hot Network Questions Is adding the ‘tbl’ prefix to table names really a problem? Windows 10 Hide Unused Drives Friday, August 20, 2010 1:54 PM Reply | Quote Answers 0 Sign in to vote The card readers on my desktop computer (one connected internally via a USB header on the Windows 10 Hide Empty Drives Not Working White" <> >>>>> wrote: >>>>> >>>>>>?Hi, Derek. >>>>> >>>>> Wotcha! >>>>> >>>>>>My Drive D: is a partition on my first hard disk drive.
Hide feature is Enabled You can use the Start Search, type "folder option", click to open and go to View Tab. Anyway, you can change it with Regedit if you don't mind having a go. Switch to "Drive Letters" tab and enable option "Hide drive letters when there are no media inserted" there Click to expand... What kind of device >is YOUR Drive D:? Hide Empty Drives In The Computer Folder Windows 10
How can I disable otherwise empty drives in WinExplorer? Hidedriveswithnomedia Please try the request again. A?
disk manager. White" <> wrote: >?Hi, Derek. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Hide Empty Usb Drives Is there another > setting somewhere to reveal my empty D: drive?
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Once it opens, We'll noticed that we cannot see the other drives and seems… it has the same effect as hiding drives using WinBubbles in Vista. (Stay tuned for the Windows I might just have to live with it until my next clean-install. navigate here Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
but there are answers where it failed! I have also tried going into the registry: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced to change: HideDrivesWithNoMedia from 1 to 0, but that does not work either. I want to auto-hide them only if they are (currently) empty. In the L/H pane > under "Computer" it shows; > > Local Disk (C > CD Drive (E WD Smartware > My Book (F Weird!
Derek, Oct 16, 2010 #12 Derek Guest On Sat, 16 Oct 2010 19:05:15 +0100, "johnbee" <> wrote: > >"jbm" <> wrote in message >news:i9ak41$h21$-september.org... >> >> "Derek" <> wrote in message Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the That's probably why the "Hide empty drives in the Computer folder" does not work with my laptop's card reader. Don't forget to "Apply"Click to expand... #8 pstein, Feb 9, 2011 (You must log in or sign up to post here.)Show Ignored ContentShare This Page Tweet Loading...Log in with FacebookLog
What kind of >>>>>device is YOUR Drive D:? In the L/H pane >>> under "Computer" it shows; >>> >>> Local Disk (C >>> CD Drive (E WD Smartware >>> My Book (F >> >>My win7 64 shows the same Maybe it's because I used diskmgmt to assign it the non- >default drive letter Z. Worked fine for me.