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Will Win98 PCs see shared folders after dynamic disk conversion?

I want to convert my server to dynamic disks (to mirror the C: drive). Will Windows 98 PCs still be able to see shared folders on the server?
Yes. The issue of whether a drive is a basic disk or a dynamic disk has no effect on client systems accessing network shared drives and folders. It is just a different mechanism used by Microsoft OSes to locally manage partitions or volumes on the drive. It also grants you the ability to use RAID drive configurations.
This was first published in September 2003

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