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Windows 7: General Question(s) About Hard Drives.

23 Oct 2010   #11


You can move your User folders to the data drive using this method: User Folders - Change Default Location

Or you can simply link storage folders on your data drive to the relevant Library by rightclicking on them.

If you use the former method, it will move your User files all to the Data drive for you, so you'll only have your OS/Programs as desired and could then consider cloning to the new drive, or applying a backed up image.

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