My Downloads folder is filling up my C do I move it? Solved

  1.    27 Sep 2016 #1

    My Downloads folder is filling up my C do I move it?


    I don't want to move my Users folder. (Kari has an excellent tutorial on that. I did it on a previous system and that's not a solution for me.)

    My C drive is an SSD and my downloads are at 120GB. Sure, I can move things manually, but I'd rather have Win10 see and use the Downloads my D drive, not my C drive.

    How do I do that?

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  3.    27 Sep 2016 #3

    Nice. I'm not sure that will work for what I intend, but it's a start...

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  4.    27 Sep 2016 #4

    in that link, scroll down to the bottom where you can use File Folder Properties to Move your folder to another drive.
    (ie) Right click your Downloads Folder, choose Properties,/Location/Move browse to the drive and folder you want to move it to.

    Move Location of Downloads Folder in Windows 10 | Windows 10 Tutorials
    Last edited by Brink; 16 Sep 2018 at 11:17. Reason: added tutorial link for more info
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       16 Sep 2018 #5

    Just what i wanted worked fine thanks mate
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