Windows 10: How to change the folder path for Documents, Music, etc libraries?

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  1.    13 Mar 2016 #11

    OK Can someone explain why these two menus (which should be identical) contain different files?
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  2. Posts : 23,603
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16362
       13 Mar 2016 #12

    The folders in "This PC" point to your "C:\Users" folder to location.

    The other are libraries instead that are only collections of included folders in each library. They include more than just the same locations in This PC.

    They are separate locations.
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  3.    13 Mar 2016 #13

    Brink said: View Post
    The folders in "This PC" point to your "C:\Users" folder to location.

    The other are libraries instead that are only collections of included folders in each library. They include more than just the same locations in This PC.

    They are separate locations.
    Oh, then I'm trying to change those "This PC" folders versus the Libraries.
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  4. Posts : 23,603
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16362
       13 Mar 2016 #14

    You could change the storage location of your user folders using the tutorial below so that when you open them from "This PC", they'll open to the storage location you specified below.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
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  5. Posts : 7,428
    Windows 10 (Pro and Insider Pro)
       13 Mar 2016 #15

    Jagwar said: View Post
    Oh, then I'm trying to change those "This PC" folders versus the Libraries.
    Answer is in the #2 post on first page.
    Moving of the location is the same as in Windows 7. Select properties of folder (Music, Documents etc) and under Location tab select Move...
    I have such arrangement for years. System(s) on C: and D: and all the files somewhere else on different drive.
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