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I agree with you. Windows Insiders - dedicated to Windows Insider program, WI builds troubleshooting. There is a BIOS fix as well. Help Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode January 13th, 2013 #1 ranito1980 View Profile View Forum Posts

Now delete the {F5FB2C77-0E2F-4A16-A381-3E560C68BC83} key and it'll immediately remove the duplicate drive icons from This PC's Navigation Pane. One heading has 979MB the other just 1.4MB (that must be the formating info)but why does it HAVE to show as two HD?on my pc it shows only as one external Sam OMG!!!!! This discussion is locked            hynek bures Level 1 (0 points) Q: USB thumb drive shows up twice Dear all,I have a 1GB USB thumb drive which always mounts in

Drives Appear Twice In Windows 10

Just randomly. louie perfect easy instructions your good man Ramakrishna Great.... You just need to download the .reg files and run them. Works great, Thanks again.

  1. Any help is highly appreciated.
  2. Deleting the key should remove the duplicate USB drive icon from the navigation pane.If the USB drive/device is still appearing twice, sign out and sign in, or restart Windows Explorer once
  3. I also had two external drives showing.
  4. I seem to have the same problem as others that it is a problem that is recurring.
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  6. A 3000M partition shows 1.9TB in File Explorer in Drivers and Hardware The volume (V:) is formatted as Fat32.

Jordan Worked perfectly, thank you. Find Us ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. Since the release of Windows 10, Microsoft has added a new feature to Windows Explorer or This PC. Duplicate Usb Drives In Windows 10 File Explorer Help Originally Posted by ranito1980 Short and sweet. 1.

However, I went in and did a "rm -r /media/orion/3tb" and the problem went away. External Hard Drive Shows Up Twice Your suggestion worked wonderfully. Removable drives seem to always show up in the navigation pane. Users should not do anything in the /media folder, it is a system folder for exclusive use of the system for managing removable devices.

Now type regedit in RUN dialog box and press Enter. Duplicate Drives In Windows 10 Is there any way to prevent this from recurring each time there is a windows update? But the problem is those duplicate drives are not removable. when rebooting my computer automatically a new user account has been created.

External Hard Drive Shows Up Twice

I need to do this everytime :/ Do you have a fix ? Following are 2 different screenshots which were shared by our readers. Drives Appear Twice In Windows 10 No specific solution but check out this tutorial from Brink .... Drives Appearing Twice In Navigation Pane Of Windows 10 Explorer Rosario Thank you.

how to solve this problem??? Jun 12, 2006 8:31 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post Apple Footer This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Drifter16 I thank you for the fix for duplicate drives in windows 10 pane. Help Originally Posted by dcstar Users should not do anything in the /media folder, it is a system folder for exclusive use of the system for managing removable devices. Usb Drive Shows Up Twice

Did you install some software on your PC to use your thumb drive? VG ^^ Try to take ownership of the Registry key first: Michael Harding Unfortunately did *not* work for me, despite several attempts. To see them listed once (in order), then listed again below (in no particular order), was riving me nuts. Thnx :-) Frank I sort of have a problem that's the "reverse" of this.

If you can’t see Windows Explorer entry, please open up a folder or open This PC.Important: If you are facing any issues after deleting the key, use the previously created restore Windows 10 Remove Drives From Navigation Pane If you are running Windows 10 64-bit, do the same thing here: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Desktop\NameSpace\DelegateFolders However, if you still notice the drive entry appearing twice, simply sign out from your account and sign The fix worked just fine.

Originally tried to delete subkey because I cross-referenced with other websites and most, even Microsoft's website, referred to the subkey on this issue.

It's apparently a feature to make it easier for ordinary Windows users to find their stuff. No more duplicate drives in Explorer. Privacy Policy Terms of Use Sales and Refunds Legal Site Map jump to contentmy subredditsannouncementsArtAskRedditaskscienceawwblogbookscreepydataisbeautifulDIYDocumentariesEarthPornexplainlikeimfivefoodfunnyFuturologygadgetsgamingGetMotivatedgifshistoryIAmAInternetIsBeautifulJokesLifeProTipslistentothismildlyinterestingmoviesMusicnewsnosleepnottheonionOldSchoolCoolpersonalfinancephilosophyphotoshopbattlespicsscienceShowerthoughtsspacesportstelevisiontifutodayilearnedTwoXChromosomesUpliftingNewsvideosworldnewsWritingPromptsedit subscriptionspopular-all-random|AskReddit-funny-worldnews-pics-videos-todayilearned-gifs-news-gaming-aww-Showerthoughts-movies-mildlyinteresting-television-Jokes-nottheonion-OldSchoolCool-space-LifeProTips-TwoXChromosomes-science-sports-explainlikeimfive-food-Futurology-announcements-UpliftingNews-photoshopbattles-tifu-EarthPorn-GetMotivated-personalfinance-WritingPrompts-IAmA-Art-dataisbeautiful-creepy-Music-books-DIY-nosleep-history-gadgets-InternetIsBeautiful-Documentaries-askscience-philosophy-listentothis-blogmore »Windows10commentsWant to join? Log in or sign up in seconds.|Englishlimit my search to r/Windows10use the following search Hide Removable Drives Windows 10 Terry This worked fine the first time.

What is going on and how do I fix it? IBANEZ this trick working on windows explorer win 10, but when you try download something & you wanna save as appear dialogbox save as, but drive still appear twice / doube Does it mean that I have to reformat it in order to show as "one" HD on my mac?hynek Jun 11, 2006 11:04 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this this content No registry hacks required.

You can see the issue in the screenshots: If you are also facing this duplicate drive entries problem in Windows 10, this tutorial will help you in fixing the issue and It might be possible that a 3rd party software is causing this issue. In terminal it still lists two listings as "3tb" and "External". Any help on the this would be appreciated.

Thanks again George Schlink Thank you for the instructions for removing the duplicate drive. I don't know about anyone else, but this duplication problem continues to reoccur every time Windows 10 does and update. I remember that I had CHMOD -R 777 /media/orion/3tb a day or so ago and that's when the issue began.