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Windows 7: Moving storage location of libraries

21 Aug 2013   #11
Richman1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mickey megabyte View Post
ok, luckily this is simple...

right click on the My Music folder in the c:\users\*user name* folder - you should see a location tab >> move >> anywhere you like

repeat with other folders...

it's a bit of a hairy job trying to move the whole user folder - a lot easier just to move the individual music/videos/pictures subfolders etc

also be aware that in xp, 'my documents' contained the other folders - in 7, documents is a separate folder.

hope this helps!
I read somewhere that accessing user data files that were created by a 64 bit system by a 32 bit system or visa versa can cause problems.


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