In order to access the files and folders more accurately, Windows
typically assigns a letter of the alphabet to most drives (C: D: E: etc.). However,
confusion may occur among those drives letters when you finish upgrading computer
system or connecting multiple hard disks. If you want to bring order out of chaos
and reorganize your drives in a certain way, changing the drive letter can be the
most effective way. For instance, when you add a new disk to your computer, all of
the drive letters will be automatically assigned by Windows system. Change Drive
Letter simply provides a way to assist you modify the letters according to your
preference; D for G, E for H and so on.
Before you do
If there are other applications running on the partition which you are going to
change drive letter for, AOMEI Partition Assistant will notice you to close those
To change a drive letter
Step1:Select a partition which you want to give a
new drive letter to, right click it to open a pop-up menu, after that, click
Advanced -> Change Drive Letter.
Step2:You will see a new pop-up window as shown in
the picture below. Click the little box behind New Drive Letter to
start a pop-down menu and choose which letter you like as your new drive letter (you
can assign any letter to a drive so long as the letter doesn't take up by other
drive, and the drive letter will be removed if you choose None as the new drive
Step3:Click OK after the new
drive letter has been chosen, after that, the new drive letter will be represented
in the main window. (As shown, I change the E to F)
Step4:Click Apply and wait for
process to complete.
Many programs and its shortcuts make references to specific drive letters.
Directly changing a drive letter might cause those programs and shortcuts
You will not be allowed to change the drive letter for a partition in which
system has been installed.