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Windows 7: Tried moving /users to a new drive ran into problems

17 Oct 2016   #1
Leoheart

Windows home premium 64bit
 
 
Tried moving /users to a new drive ran into problems

So I followed the instructions in this link

Move the Users Directory in Windows 7

Everything moved over but my desktop disappeared and all my running apps are gone so I did the reverse to chang it back and was somewhat successful. I still can't change my background from the black and everything seems to have disappeared in terms of preferences.

Now is there a way to move over parts of the users folders as my SSD is quite small and mods take up exsessive amounts of space that can be done reletively simplely?


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17 Oct 2016   #2
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Use this tutorial, option 2

Move User Folders
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