Re: Help adding additional HD, NOT server storage
Sorry Olaf, I now understand what I was seeing. Added the drive letter E and
everything is fine. My external drive appears - many thanks.
"Jim" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Sorry, need more help. My system has an internal C and D drives plus I
> just added and external hard drive which already has data on it.
> When I open diskmgmt I see the following:
> Sys C 20 meg
> Data D 278 meg
> Data 149 meg
> Data 31 meg
> I then went to view/settings and from there I'm not certain which option
> to select and what to do.
> Primary partion
> Extended partion
> Many thanks
> "Olaf Engelke [MVP Windows Server]" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> Hi Jim,
>> "Jim" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>>> I've added a separate external HD to WHS but I don't want to use it as
>>> additional server storage, just as a regular drive.
>>> The problem is that the new drive letter does not show up, how can I fix
>> open a console session to Windows Home Server (either local or
>> Start / Run / diskmgmt.msc
>> Here you can create a separate partition, format it and assign a drive
>> Best greetings from Germany