With IBM compatible computers a volume label is a unique name assigned to a storage medium by the user. For example, a user is capable of changing the label on a floppy disk to describe its contents.
- How to rename or label a disk drive.
- How do I view the name or label of a hard drive?
- Computer hard drive help and support.
- Computer floppy drive help and support.
On an Apple Macintosh computer, this is known as an on-screen volume name.