Windows 10: Change to a new c drive

Discus and support Change to a new c drive in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; I have been running on a old 250gb hard drive for the past couple months and have recently purchased a new hard drive and some ssd’s i would like to... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by alexwhynot, Nov 8, 2019.

  1. Change to a new c drive


    I have been running on a old 250gb hard drive for the past couple months and have recently purchased a new hard drive and some ssd’s i would like to transfer my files from my old hard drive to my new one and make my new hard drive the default drive for my computer. I have tried copying all my files to the new drive but some files will not copy over.

    :)
     
    alexwhynot, Nov 8, 2019
    #1
  2. Ramon Imp Win User

    Reformatting the c drive

    Hi,

    To better assist you with your concern, we would like to know the following:

    • What the exact error message that you're getting when you try to reformat your C: drive?
    • Why do you want to reformat your your C: drive?
    • What troubleshooting steps have you taken to resolve the issue?
    • Did you make any significant changes to your computer prior to the issue?

    We look forward to your reply.
     
    Ramon Imp, Nov 8, 2019
    #2
  3. C: drive

    Hi Viva,

    If you recently made some changes on your machine and needs to access
    C: drive
    , you can do it by following the steps below:

    • Press Windows key + E.
    • On the left pane, click This PC. It will show you list of different folders. For
      C: drive, it may look like this.



    Change to a new c drive 26098bd9-c4a9-4b92-b7a6-d437f0a281ea.jpg


    If you have further queries, feel free to reply to this post.
     
    Amylove Loy, Nov 8, 2019
    #3
  4. dalchina Win User

    Change to a new c drive

    Stuck in Automatic Repair = inadvertently changed C: drive path?

    @zbook- what I'm suggesting should resurrect the PC, provided what's left on the "C:" is at all viable - the clean install is just a step to that. Saves a lot of technical bits and time on our part.
     
    dalchina, Nov 8, 2019
    #4
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