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Old 09-07-2006, 11:42 AM   #1
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Default My Music Default Location.

Hey there,

does anyone know how to change which folder the My Music shortcut on the start menu points to? I've forgotten how. I have a dedicated drive for tunes so i want it to point to that.

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Old 09-07-2006, 12:17 PM   #2
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Its not exactly what you want to do but What I would do is create a shortcut to the drive Ex: right click desktop then highlight new then click shortcut then make the path what ever drive you have didicated... then just pin that shortcut to the start menu.

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Old 09-09-2006, 06:40 AM   #3
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Yeah I have to agree with BloodStalker a link is so much easier. I don't think there is a way to change the My Music setting in Windows, because its linked to user profiles and stuff isn't it.
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Old 09-09-2006, 07:07 PM   #4
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Here's the answer to your question............
Change the "My Documents" target (right click "My Documents" and select properties).............all files underneath this will now be where you want them.
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