New Drive For My Documents

  Legslip 21:56 PM 26 Sep 11

My friends PC has a 80gb HD of which about 55gb is used for My Docs. With other progs installed it is showing as full. I would like to fit another 120gb HD for his docs but how do I copy across his existing my docs folder to it and ensure that all future savings of personal docs point to the drive.

  Woolwell 22:51 PM 26 Sep 11

What is the OS - XP? Which version of Office? You can create a new documents folder on the new drive but I don't think that you can delete My Documents. However you can copy and paste the contents across and set Office's options to save to the new location.

  Sea Urchin 23:03 PM 26 Sep 11

How to move the My Documents folder to a different drive

  Legslip 23:29 PM 26 Sep 11

Thanks Sea Urchin. Doing it now!


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