Windows 10: Cannot access user folder in start menu when I move it

  1.    10 Sep 2016 #1

    Cannot access user folder in start menu when I move it


    In windows 10 1607 user folders can be displayed in the left side of the start menu. I moved my user folder to drive d from C:\Users\yham47\Documents to D:\Users\yham47\Documents to have a different location for my files.

    The problem is when I use the Documents button on the start menu or any button like Music, Videos, etc, windows 10 then ask me to search/browse for that folder which is annoying.

    Is there a way to correct it?
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    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64
       12 Sep 2016 #2

    hello and welcome to tenforums ,I have never done this myself ,but there is a tutorial here on win10 that should help you ,good luck .
    scroll down to method 2
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/1...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    12 Sep 2016 #3

    Additionally you can check the locations on the shortcuts here:

    %ProgramData%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu Places and update the location from C to D if they are incorrect.

    Start List Folders - Customize in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums
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