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How to change the existing location of the My Documents folder?

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How to change the existing location of the My Documents folder?

To change the location of the My Documents folder, please follow the steps below:
1. Click Start, right-click My Documents and click Properties.
2. Key in a new destination for the My Documents folder and click OK.
If the specified folder does not exist, the Create Folder dialog box appears. Click Yes to create a folder.
3. When the Move Documents dialog box appears, click Yes.

For more information, please refer to the following solution in Microsoft's technical support website.
Article ID: Q310147
Last Modified: October 18, 2001
Title: How to change the Default Location of the My Document Folder
URL: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb