partition with vista disk management console, leaves blue letterin

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Installation' started by John, Dec 31, 2007.

  1. John

    John Guest

    after shrinking c: drive i was surprised to find it created another drive
    rather than increasing my d: drive, nethertheless, my puzzling query is why
    am i able to move files back and forth, yet on c: and D: files and folders
    are in black, yet on newly created F; drive the lettering is in blue? any
    ideas why?
    John, Dec 31, 2007
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  2. John

    philo Guest

    It will do exactly as you tell it to do.

    As to the you have compression enabled?
    That's probably the reason
    philo, Dec 31, 2007
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  3. John

    John Guest

    "DOH" sometimes the smallest oversite can be so embarrassing, Thank you,
    Philo... and a happy new year to you : )
    John, Jan 1, 2008
  4. More likely, the new partition is a logical partition in a new extended partition. Both
    entities would be differently colored than primaries.
    fumblefingers, Jan 3, 2008
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