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How does one tell XP the next usb key I plug in, is to use drive letter G,
And don't use E or F.???
 
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Once you plug it in, right click My Computer, Manage. Go to Disk Management and re-assign the drive letter of the USB device.

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"BrianMultiLanguage" <BrianMultiLanguage@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:E6B04664-C8DC-4669-82A9-F2C8332EFA18@microsoft.com...
> How does one tell XP the next usb key I plug in, is to use drive letter G,
> And don't use E or F.???
>
 
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Yes, I knew of that way.
I was thinking of more like a range exclusion.
Thank you

"Doug Knox MS-MVP" wrote:

> Once you plug it in, right click My Computer, Manage. Go to Disk Management and re-assign the drive letter of the USB device.
>
> --
> Doug Knox, MS-MVP Windows Media Center\Windows Powered Smart Display\Security
> Win 95/98/Me/XP Tweaks and Fixes
> http://www.dougknox.com
> --------------------------------
> Per user Group Policy Restrictions for XP Home and XP Pro
> http://www.dougknox.com/xp/utils/xp_securityconsole.htm
> --------------------------------
> Please reply only to the newsgroup so all may benefit.
> Unsolicited e-mail is not answered.
>
> "BrianMultiLanguage" <BrianMultiLanguage@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:E6B04664-C8DC-4669-82A9-F2C8332EFA18@microsoft.com...
> > How does one tell XP the next usb key I plug in, is to use drive letter G,
> > And don't use E or F.???
> >
>
 
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If you install Tweakui Powertoy for XP you can open it and then expand the
My Computer section.
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"BrianMultiLanguage" <BrianMultiLanguage@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:00AFA6EC-FABD-4CC9-BA82-89632030BC39@microsoft.com...
> Yes, I knew of that way.
> I was thinking of more like a range exclusion.
> Thank you
>
> "Doug Knox MS-MVP" wrote:
>
>> Once you plug it in, right click My Computer, Manage. Go to Disk
>> Management and re-assign the drive letter of the USB device.
>>
>> --
>> Doug Knox, MS-MVP Windows Media Center\Windows Powered Smart
>> Display\Security
>> Win 95/98/Me/XP Tweaks and Fixes
>> http://www.dougknox.com
>> --------------------------------
>> Per user Group Policy Restrictions for XP Home and XP Pro
>> http://www.dougknox.com/xp/utils/xp_securityconsole.htm
>> --------------------------------
>> Please reply only to the newsgroup so all may benefit.
>> Unsolicited e-mail is not answered.
>>
>> "BrianMultiLanguage" <BrianMultiLanguage@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote
>> in message news:E6B04664-C8DC-4669-82A9-F2C8332EFA18@microsoft.com...
>> > How does one tell XP the next usb key I plug in, is to use drive letter
>> > G,
>> > And don't use E or F.???
>> >
>>