Windows Search can not index the A: drive

Do not assign the letter 'A' on a disk partition, because Windows Search does not index the A: drive. I made a Win7 installation on a system with a SSD boot drive and a conventional hard drives.

I did my data to partition the A: drive and moved my files user for this partition. Windows Search could not find anything on this drive until I assigned a different drive letter to the partition.

I know that there are very few machines with floppy drive.

Is always the convention however that readers and B are reserved for floppy drives and will be until there is no more floppy drives on the left.

If you connect a USB external floppy drive on your machine, it is the reader, NOT the D or E or F or any other letter.

Therefore, it is not a good plan to designate any partition on a HARD disk as drive A...

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