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Windows 7: Need help setting a default drive

04 Feb 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium
Need help setting a default drive

I currently have an SSD running my OS on it, and a Terabyte HDD running games and stuff. The problem is when I go to download something, it always defaults to the SSD which is the C: drive in my case. I want it to default to the D: drive so that my SSD doesn't get full as it was only intended to run my OS. I've read many forums and can't find an answer that fits my situation.

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04 Feb 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Muchachi, and welcome to Seven Forums.

What web browser are you using?
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05 Feb 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit

Using Opera. Ctrl F12 to open Preferences > Advanced > Downloads :choose download folder
for more options opera:config > search for downloads > User Prefs Temporary Download Directory
Another option would be to download Opera & choose options in the installer> Install path ( change to another drive ,create folder) > Install for Stand Alone Installation (USB) .......Everything is then contained in the one folder.

Firefox 4 beta. Options > General > Save files to

Chrome. Options > Under the Bonnet > Downloads

Internet Explorer 9 RC > Tools > View Downloads > Options
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