Deleting middle partition = mess in letters? Tags: Configuration Internet Explorer Partition Windows XP Last response: January 30, 2013 6:34 PM in Windows XP Share WarriorLite January 28, 2013 12:25:44 AM I have c windows d redundant e programs ... will deleting d partition make windows mess the lettering of the partitions that follow, ie. e becomes d, f becomes e, etc? More about : deleting middle partition mess letters PhilFrisbie January 29, 2013 9:22:10 PM Yes, drive letters will change. WarriorLite January 30, 2013 12:36:27 AM any way to prevent htis? no way to lock a letter on a partition other than keep the middle ones? Related resources Lost Partition and Possibly More - Forum How do I add more space to my HD Partition ? Urgent - Forum Help! Deleted primary partition ! - Forum Raid 0 and drive letters mess -up? - Forum Configuring HD letters and unallocated space - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Hawkeye22 January 30, 2013 11:42:50 AM Use disk management to change the drive letter. WarriorLite January 30, 2013 1:16:43 PM yes, that's clear. but won't windows get back to its chosen settings upon next restart after diskmanagement? PhilFrisbie January 30, 2013 6:34:50 PM When you use the disk management to manually change a drive letter Windows will not automatically change it. The trick can be getting everything back the way you want it; it can take some juggling Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Deleted Partition Forum Installing Windows 2000 Drive Letters Forum Can't access partition or assign drive letters Forum Can't access partition or assign drive letters Forum Wanted: Your opinions on partitioning my drive Forum My keys are turning into shortcut keys in the middle of a game Forum drive letter need fix(edit: found out how to) Forum CONTROLLING DRIVE LETTERS : At the BIOS level? Somewhere el.. Forum A partition without a drive letter Forum I think I deleted an important partition ? Forum How can I re-install win 7 without deleting one partition ? Forum Are Files Readable Between two Windows OS's? Forum Partition on Server 2003 System Volume Forum How to recover data on a external drive after deleting partition Forum PCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !