Deleting ghost A: drive after uninstalling the RAM Disk app

Started by stefano

I've uninstalled softperfect ramdisk, but before the uninstall I forgot to unmount the drive and he still remain with my drive A: in computer resources and is unusable. How can I solve this problem? Thanks
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Re: Deleting ghost A: drive after uninstalling the RAM Disk app   02 August 2018, 11:15

It looks like Windows has retained a mount point somewhere. Check these registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\MountedDevices
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\DOS Devices
As one of these may have A:\ allocated. Alternatively see if you can remove the persistent drive letter from Start - Run - diskmgmt.msc.

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