LANGALIST PLUS


Hard drive shows wrong icon type



By Fred Langa

On the rare occasions when Windows represents an internal hard drive with the wrong icon, a free utility can set things right. Plus: Recovering from a backup-restoration failure; creating a basic, no-frills, bootable flash drive; and another reader-recommended search tool.


The full text of this column is posted at windowssecrets.com/langalist-plus/hard-drive-shows-wrong-icon-type/ (paid content, opens in a new window/tab).

Columnists typically cannot reply to comments here, but do incorporate the best tips into future columns.