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Windows 7: Windows 7 Upgrade to Windows 10 but Users Folder Moved 2nd Drive

29 Jul 2016   #1

Windows 7 Upgrade to Windows 10 but Users Folder Moved 2nd Drive

When I did the Windows 7 install, I am not sure whether during sysprep or using something called Profile Re-locator, I moved the Users Folder from the C: OS drive to my second E: data drive.

I want to upgrade to Win 10 and have been putting it off.

I forgot how to move the users folder back prior to the upgrade.
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29 Jul 2016   #2

OEM Windows 7 Ult (x64) SP1


See if this tutorial helps:

How to Change the Default Location of User Folders in Windows 7 and Windows 8

When you are ready to upgrade, the equivalent tutorial for Windows 10 is here:

How to Move Users Profile Folder to another Location in Windows 10

Hope this helps,
My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Jul 2016   #3

Windows 7 HP 64

You don't need to move back to upgrade to win 10. It will upgrade and keep Users on E: drive. I've already did on mine.
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