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 'GHOST' CD-ROM drive just appeared....(LONG)

Ok, here goes....

I have a Dell Latitude C600 at home using a Dell C-Dock II
Expanded Docking Station (containing a USB 2.o PCI
interface card) running Windows XP Pro.  I have the
following drives setup on my system:

C Drive - Primary Hard Drive - Internal to Laptop
D Drive - Secondary Drive - USB 2.0
E Drive - Plextor 16X CD-RW - USB 2.0
F Drive - DVD-ROM Drive - Internal to Laptop

I had several directories on my D Drive shared out on my
LAN, mostly for LAN parties or {*filter*} interests.  
Yesterday, I went to the Windows Update Site and
downloaded all the patches for XP Pro and installed them.  
Now, under My Computer, the D Drive has moved to G and
there is a third CD-ROM device that appeared.  I checked
Device Manager (including the Hidden Devices Option) but
can't find any such device.  Also, if I try to share out
the directories on the G drive (New Letter Assigment for
the D Drive) then it gives me an error stating the share
already exists.  Any ideas as to removing that CD-
ROM 'GHOST' driver and restoring my data drive's letter
assignment?



 Wed, 06 Jul 2005 04:34:03 GMT   
 
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