Advice 1: How to remove virtual drive

Deletion from the registry of the virtual disk used in a computer may lead to system damage and data loss. Before you delete a virtual disk, check and verify that none of the iSCSI target does not require in their work to access it, no single application uses this virtual disk and that all data is safely stored.
How to remove virtual drive
Instruction
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Deleting a virtual disk from the console does not delete the file. If the virtual disk you want to remove more you need and the information that it contains, you need to save, you can delete the virtual disk file (VHD) from your computer manually. Also, if necessary, you can just disable the virtual drive.
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Deleting a virtual disk from the iSCSI software target console (Microsoft). For example, you need to delete the virtual disk iSCSI software target console (Microsoft). We need to have the following stages:

In the console tree, select Microsoft iSCSI Devices.

In the results pane, right-click the virtual disk that you want to delete and select "Delete virtual disk".

To confirm the deletion, click Yes.
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To implement these objectives, it is necessary that your membership in the local Administrators group.

In order to access component "iSCSI target application", go to "start" and then go to "Administration".

Make a selection of your choice on the "Microsoft iSCSI software target".
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There is another way to open the "iSCSI Software target": for this you need to press the "start" button, select "Run" and enter iscsitarget.msc.
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There are also other programs for removal drives such as Alcohol 120%, Nero. What are up to you, but you have to select the program which you created a virtual disk that you want to delete.

Advice 2 : How to disable virtual drive

Now, perhaps, few PC users who have not had to deal with programs that create virtual images drives. For example, most video games downloaded from the Internet are image file format. To install this game, you need to create the virtual disk. And the problem can occur when you delete program, which was created this disk is itself a virtual drive is not deleted. Also after installing some games virtual disks are created automatically, and after deletion are not deleted.
How to disable virtual drive
You will need
  • the computer with Windows.
Instruction
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The first method to be considered suitable in that case, if you remove Daemon tools or Alcohol were left on the system, virtual disks, and you want to remove them from there. So, hit "start" and go to "control Panel". Find administrative tools and click on it with the left mouse button. In the opened window locate the component "computer Management". In the new window, click on the component "device Manager".
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A new window will appear, which will list all connected to the computer devices. In this window find the line "DVD/CD discsodes. Next to the line is an arrow. Click on it with the left mouse button, which opens a list of all drives (physical and virtual) that are on this computer.
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Click on the virtual drive you want to remove, right-click. A context menu will appear, in which, respectively, select the Delete command. The virtual disk will be removed from your computer. After this is completed, close all open Windows and restart the computer.
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If you need to just temporarily disable a virtual disk without its complete removal from the system, you need to act. Click on the icon of any of the drives that are installed on your computer, right-click. Then in context menu choose "Properties". In the ensuing window go to the tab "Equipment". Now in the "All drives", click on the desired virtual disk with the left mouse button. Then from the bottom of the window, click "Properties". Will appear another window in which you select the tab "Driver". Then click "Disable". A dialog box POPs up stating shutdown the selected device by clicking "Yes". After that the device will be disabled.
Useful advice
To connect a virtual disk back exactly the same way. The difference is that in the tab "Driver" instead of disable, select the "Use".

Advice 3 : How to disable virtual drives

Virtual drives are created special programs-emulators, not part of system applications OS. Their main purpose is to read data from a file with the disk images and create the operating system the illusion of an optical disk to non-existent in reality the reader. After working with a disk image become unnecessary virtual drive can be disabled by means of the program-emulator.
How to disable virtual drives
You will need
  • Program-emulator of virtual drives.
Instruction
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If you want to mount the virtual disk has been used Daemon Tools Lite, open the app. This can be done from the main menu of the OS - folder with the same name and a link to the emulator is placed in the "All programs". If the option is Daemon Tools set to run at boot, then open it from the system tray - double click the appropriate icon in the notification area of the taskbar.
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The application window is divided into three horizontal frame. At the bottom are shortcuts for all virtual drives created by this program. To disable each one of them click the tab, right-click and from the context menu, select "Delete drive". After performing this operation with each of the drives, close the application window.
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The free version of emulator Alcohol 52% application window can also be opened by double-clicking on the tray icon. If not, look for the link to run the program under "All programs" in the main menu of the OS, it should be in a folder with the same name - Alcohol 52%.
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In the left column of the main window of the emulator, click "Virtual drive" in the section "Settings". This will open a separate settings window, in the right frame which is next to "Number of virtual disks" placed a dropdown list with numbers from zero to six. Select the value to zero and click OK. After that, the application window can be closed.
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Another common program for creating virtual drives - UltraISO. To disable created by this emulator drives , run the application, open in the menu "Options" and select "Settings".
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The preferences window of this program has seven tabs, which include "Virtual drive" - select it. In the drop-down list "Number of devices" set to "No" and press the OK button. Then close UltraISO, and the procedure to be completed.
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