Change the disk volume name from within Windows Explorer or the Command Prompt. The volume name has changed. The Command Prompt opens on your screen. Mike Benson has been a freelance writer since He has authored tech guides on eHow as well as product and game reviews on a number of websites.
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Command Prompt 1. References 2 Microsoft Windows: Rename a Drive Microsoft TechNet: To change the name of a disk drive from an MS-DOS prompt , type command label , the drive letter you want to rename, and then choose a name.
The example below would change the C: How to rename or label a disk drive Updated: Rename a file in Windows. Rename a file in Windows 3. Additional information How to change a drive letter.
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See the label command page for additional information about this command.