JSI Tip 4912. How do I create, change or delete the volume label (name) of a disk?

The volume label is displayed as part of a directory listing, as well as the volume serial number, if one exists.

The Label command is invoked in the CMD processor. It has the following syntax:

LABEL \[drive:\]\[label\]

LABEL \[/MP\] \[volume\] \[label\]

If LABEL is used without any parameters, you can interactively change or delete the existing label of the current drive.

Volume specifies a drive letter (with the colon), a mount point, or volume name.

NOTE: If you specify a volume name, the /MP switch is NOT required.



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