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Windows 7: Changing the default directory for all Internet files


09 Sep 2012   #1

windows 7 Pro x64
 
 
Changing the default directory for all Internet files

Hello

I want to change the default directory of my Internet access files like the Temp, cookies, download etc to a new hard drive. Actually, all data is stored in my SDD drive and I want to displace them to a new location.

Any help appreciated

Martin


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09 Sep 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Martin,

You could move your "Temporary Internet Files" for Internet Explorer to a different location. The tutorial below can show the correct location of where to do this at, but just click on the "Move folder" button instead.
Internet Explorer - Temporary Internet Files - Disk Space Usage
The tutorial below can help show you how to change your default download location in Internet Explorer.
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...-location.html
I'm not sure that you could move cookies though.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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09 Sep 2012   #3

windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Martin,

You could move your "Temporary Internet Files" for Internet Explorer to a different location. The tutorial below can show the correct location of where to do this at, but just click on the "Move folder" button instead.
Internet Explorer - Temporary Internet Files - Disk Space Usage
The tutorial below can help show you how to change your default download location in Internet Explorer.
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...-location.html
I'm not sure that you could move cookies though.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
Hello & thank you Shawn

I'm using Chrome for my browser. I did change the target directory for the download, but nothing for the temp file and cookies

Have a good evening

Martin
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