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Windows 7: Move the Public Folder to Another Drive?

06 Dec 2009   #1
hcour

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Move the Public Folder to Another Drive?

Can this be done? I have a Tivo that reads my public folder. Since I keep a lot of large video files in that folder I would prefer to have it on my D: drive rather than my C: drive. Thanks!


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07 Dec 2009   #2
garysgold

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64
 
 

I believe the public folders have a locations tab under properties.

Edit: More here. http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/10...-location.html
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08 Dec 2009   #3
hcour

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Excellent. Thanks much.
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08 Dec 2009   #4
garysgold

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64
 
 

Your welcome.
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24 Jan 2012   #5
gerry410

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

This is not an answer to the question "How to move Public folders", MICROSOFT !!!!!
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