Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: would like most of my programs on second drive

27 Oct 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
would like most of my programs on second drive

i would like most of my programs on second drive (drive d) but when i try to install office, printer etc it don't give me an option. what have i done wrong?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Oct 2011   #2

Windows 7 32 bit

It would make it easier if you filled in system specs. Click on USER CP then on that page on left under Your Control Panel column click on Edit System Spec.

Also if you could post a screen shot of your Disk Management display with the window maximized it may tell us something. To get to Disk Management just type it in the Start Menu Search box.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 would like most of my programs on second drive

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Relocating programs to different drive.
I found other threads on this subject but they were VERY old and suggested a new post. Seems logical since some stuff may have changed. I normally just choose my preferred location when installing so from that standpoint, moving is a moot issue with me for most programs. But some installs...
help with duplicate programs on c: drive
hi, I am using win 7 64bit I have noticed on my c drive there are 2 sets of programs one under program files and another more in-depth? on x86? do I need both sets? its a stupid question but I don't want to delete one if they are needed? mark:confused:
Installation & Setup
Monitoring programs writing to C: drive
Is there a way to monitor which programs/tasks are writing the most to my SSD C: drive. I have no hibernation file, and my page space is all on D: It has taken me two years and four months to "wear out" my old OCZ Vertex4 and I'd like to find the culprits!
General Discussion
Associate a SD Drive with certain programs!
Hello, Dont' know where I messed it up, but I use an SD memory card in a multi-card reader. It used to pop up the open with windows, don't do anything and open with Nikon Filer Transer, Canon Zoombrowser. Since I use both ViewNX2 and the Canon Zoombrowser this was very handy to pop up when I...
Hardware & Devices
programs don't recognise dvd drive
I have dvd programs that wll not recognise my built in dvd drive. I connected my external dvd drive and it recognises it BUT it always tells me to insert writable media into it no matter what brand if blank dvd I try using. This is for burning dvd's. I have an HP notebook with dual intel core...
Hardware & Devices

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:09.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App