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Forum: Microsoft Office 16 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
Barman58, or it it Nigel? Well, I finally did...

Barman58, or it it Nigel?
Well, I finally did it by following carefully you last two posts. The .pst is now moved to its new folder I:\OutlookDOTpstFile (I kept it well away from the blessed new...
Forum: Microsoft Office 16 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
OK, I have now successfully moved My Music, My...

OK, I have now successfully moved My Music, My Pictures and My Videos from being sub-folders in H:My Documents to being 1st level folders on the I: drive, that is on the same level as My Documents...
Forum: Microsoft Office 16 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
I decided to start by trying to move the My Music...

I decided to start by trying to move the My Music folder from H:\My Documents\My Music to I:\My Documents so as to create I:My Documents\My music, that is, to mimic what was on the H: drive. So I...
Forum: Microsoft Office 15 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
I created a new empty folder on the I: drive...

I created a new empty folder on the I: drive named 'My Documents' and then used the Move command and told it to move all the files as well. Well, I'm not sure to what extent that was successful. My...
Forum: Microsoft Office 15 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
Thank you ever so much. Its 1.00 am here Down...

Thank you ever so much. Its 1.00 am here Down Under so I will leave it until the morning and will be ready to continue after that. I don't know your local time but if you can let me know that and...
Forum: Microsoft Office 15 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
I downloaded and ran the 'Restore the default My...

I downloaded and ran the 'Restore the default My Documents Location' batch file and followed instructions to reboot. Now the C: drive shows C:\Users\ash1\Documents (ash1 is my user name and note that...
Forum: Microsoft Office 15 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
I just prepared a detailed reply and somehow lost...

I just prepared a detailed reply and somehow lost it. I'm getting very tired but will start again Barman58.
Forum: Microsoft Office 15 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
OK, used Option Two, and downloaded and ran the...

OK, used Option Two, and downloaded and ran the Restore the Default My Documents Folder Location batch file and rebooted the computer. Now my user profile on the C: drive reads Users\ash1\Documents...
Forum: Microsoft Office 15 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
OK, used Option Two, and downloaded and ran the...

OK, used Option Two, and downloaded and ran the Restore the Default My Documents Folder Location batch file and rebooted the computer. Now my user profile on the C: drive reads Users\ash1\Documents...
Forum: Microsoft Office 15 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
Ok, think I've tried everything I can think of...

Ok, think I've tried everything I can think of now. Currently my .pst file is located in H:\My Documents\Outlook Files and now Outlook is up to its old trick of refusing to send emails and simply...
Forum: Microsoft Office 14 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
Thanks Ranger4. Think I've really cocked this...

Thanks Ranger4.
Think I've really cocked this up right royally. When the very helpful suggestions of Barman58 did not work, in desperation I simply moved My Documents (which contains my .pst file in...
Forum: Microsoft Office 13 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
Many thanks again, Barman58. I read the info in...

Many thanks again, Barman58. I read the info in your link and followed its suggestions. My test email was not too large for sending and so the alternative suggested in the link is that my mail server...
Forum: Microsoft Office 13 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
Thank you Barman58. I followed the instructions...

Thank you Barman58. I followed the instructions in your link and Outlook is now reporting in File\Info\Account Settings\Data Files that my .pst file is indeed located in my I: drive at 'I:\My...
Forum: Microsoft Office 13 Dec 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 3,671
Posted By Andrew Hart
How to move location of .pst file in Office Outlook 2010

In 2010 I set up Outlook 2010 Home and Business edn to place my .pst file in 'H:\My Documents\Outlook Files'. The H: drive is faulty and I now wish to have the .pst file moved to 'I:\My...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Dec 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2,215
Posted By Andrew Hart
How to move the location of the 'My Documents' folder

Many thanks to you as well, Brink. I will reread this tutorial. It looks familiar and I have a vague recollection that you may have referred me to it way back years ago when I originally sought help...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Dec 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2,215
Posted By Andrew Hart
How to move the location of the 'My Documents' folder

Many thanks, Megahertz07. That seems to have done the trick and it move all of the sub-folders like My Music, My Pictures and My Videos as well.
Forum: General Discussion 12 Dec 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2,215
Posted By Andrew Hart
How to move the location of the 'My Documents' folder

How do I relocate the folder 'My Documents' in Win7 Ultimate. When I installed Win7 in March 2010 I moved it from the C: drive (where Win7 was installed and where C: was one of 4 partitions on my No...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 934
Posted By Andrew Hart
Well, I've now run sfc /scannow at least half a...

Well, I've now run sfc /scannow at least half a dozen times, twice after successfully restoring system image backups of my C:drive and there are no more findings of corrupt (system) files. So, it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Feb 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 934
Posted By Andrew Hart
Thanks Layback Bear. I ran SFC again this...

Thanks Layback Bear.

I ran SFC again this morning immediately after booting my computer at the start of the day.
No problems found.

I am not sure which of the 3 uninstalled KBs I referred to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Feb 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 934
Posted By Andrew Hart
Thank you for your reply, torchwood. KB3022345...

Thank you for your reply, torchwood.
KB3022345 has never been installed on my system-don't know why since it is not an update I have elected to hide. But KB3068708 (3022345's alleged replacement)...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Feb 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 934
Posted By Andrew Hart
System File Checker Aberrant Behaviour

In the past I've always used System File Checker ("SFC" - in this form, at an elevated Command Prompt, C:\Windows\System32>sfc /scannow) before making, and immediately after restoring, any system...
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