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I have a 3TB USB drive and I want Carbonite to back it up (as it does with my internal hard drives). It will not back up external drives.

I want to trick Windows Vista into reporting this drive (or a mapped directory on the drive) as Fixed.

Any ideas short of Dokan ?

Thanks

P.S. This thread has not been answered, so please don't send me there

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Have you tried using a symlink or telling windows to mount the drive as a folder in another drive?

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+1 for a symlink. This is how I get VS to load binaries from a network drive. – surfasb Jul 28 '11 at 5:36

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