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Windows 7: Moving App/Program Data via MKlink

07 Jul 2016   #1
LVDFW

Windows 7 enterprise 64 bit
 
 
Moving App/Program Data via MKlink

Right now my C:\drive is 99.9% full. Is there a way I can move/redirect the Appdata and Program Data folder to my E:\Drive? I made an mklink years ago for something else, but I honestly forgot how I did it.

Thanks


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07 Jul 2016   #2
Lance1

Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
 
 

Is this the command your looking for

mklink /d C:\Users\Your Name\AppData\Local D:\AppData\Local

Move all the hidden files and folders and sub folders from C:\Users\Your Name\AppData\Local to

D:\AppData\Local directory

Test it and if all is good ``Move`` the one on C: for safe keeping.

Here`s a full guide Complete Guide to Symbolic Links (symlinks) on Windows
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