Windows 10: "Users" Information Location Solved

  1. MSRadell's Avatar
    Posts : 73
    Microsoft Windows 10x64 Pro
       06 Jan 2016 #1

    "Users" Information Location


    Is it possible to move the entire "Users" directory from C drive to D drive and have it be recognized without doing anything special?
    I do a system image of my C drive regularly but my D drive is continuously backed up to a local NAS and I would like my user information backed up the same way.
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  2. essenbe's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint
       06 Jan 2016 #2

    You can do part 2 of this tutorial Users Folder - Move Location in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums if that would help you.
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  3. MSRadell's Avatar
    Posts : 73
    Microsoft Windows 10x64 Pro
       06 Jan 2016 #3

    That looks like exactly what I'm looking for. I'm not going to have a chance to try it tonight but probably will tomorrow. Thanks so much for the reply!
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  4. essenbe's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint
       06 Jan 2016 #4

    You're welcome, I hope it helps. If there are problems, let us know an we'll see if we can help.
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  5. MSRadell's Avatar
    Posts : 73
    Microsoft Windows 10x64 Pro
       17 Jan 2016 #5

    Sorry it took me a while to get back to you but I didn't get a chance to try this until yesterday. It worked perfectly. Thanks for the help!
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  6. essenbe's Avatar
    Posts : 7,088
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint
       17 Jan 2016 #6

    Great, glad it worked. Thanks for leting us know.
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