Note A raw partition is a partition on your hard disk that is not formatted and that does not have a drive letter assigned to it.
- Click Start, and then click Run.
- In the Open box, type cmd, and then click OK.
- At the command prompt, type MountVol /E, and then press ENTER.
The default behavior in all other versions of Windows is to automatically mount any newly added disks.
On any computer that is running Windows Server 2003, you can turn off the AutoMount feature by using the MountVol /N command.
Article ID: 822653 - Last Review: Jan 7, 2008 - Revision: 1