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Windows 7: Moving user folders


16 Sep 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 
Moving user folders

Hi guys
I moved the location of my user folders (docs,music,pics etc) to D drive but i have other folders i created myself in there which i also want to relocate but there is no location tab in properties.I can cut and paste these to D: but i would like to leave a link folder in the users directory. How do i go about this please its driving me insane

Thankyou in advance

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16 Sep 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Move folders to the desired location (D), then create a shortcut to each of them in your users folder.
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16 Sep 2010   #3

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

As pbcopter has said just create a shortcut:

Right click >> New >> Shortcut >>
Type a name for the shortcut and location to the d:\ drive (e.g. D:\My Music\)

Hope This Helps.

Regards,
JDobbsy1987
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