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After using MyDefrag, when I start the defrag again, two new drives have appeared - with very odd names.

They are both named the same thing:

\\?\Volume{WhatLooksLikeAGUID}

Note the Guid (and hence the drive names) are both the same - any idea whats going on here?

Thanks.

OS: Windows XP Pro SP2.

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most like these are hidden partitions created by the manufacturer, e.g. system recovery, EFI (ASUS netbooks), MediaDirect Partition (Dell only)

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But the first time I used MyDefrag (before I had started a defragmentation), they were not there. They only appeared after I had run the defrag a couple of times. –  UpTheCreek Nov 9 '09 at 19:15
    
sorry, i'm not familiar with JK/MyDefrag, these partitions should remain hdden. –  Molly7244 Nov 9 '09 at 21:05

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