Question about Computers & Internet
How to change installation path in winxp.....from c: to anywhere
Change The Default Location For Installing Apps
As the size of hard drives increase, more people are using partitions to separate and store groups of files.
XP uses the C:\Program Files directory as the default base directory into which new programs are installed. However, you can change the default installation drive and/ or directory by using a Registry hack.
Go to :-
- Start > Run
- Type “regedit” (without “” NOOBS!)
- Go to this directory… HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
- Look for the value named ProgramFilesDir. by default,this value will be C:\Program Files. Edit the value to any valid drive or folder and XP will use that new location as the default installation directory for new programs.
Posted on Oct 19, 2008
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jun 06, 2014 | Avanquest Checksoft 2007 Home & Business ...
Aug 02, 2011 | D-Link ADSL2/2+ Modem/Wireless Router...
Sep 11, 2010 | Manhattan Mini WEBCam
Dec 04, 2009 | HP Pavilion dv9000z Notebook
Apr 04, 2009 | Logitech QuickCam Messenger Web Camera
Dec 12, 2008 | Computers & Internet
Nov 04, 2008 | Computers & Internet
Oct 19, 2008 | Computers & Internet
Jul 01, 2008 | Kodak EasyShare C340 Digital Camera
Dec 02, 2007 | AcerScan Prisa 340P Flatbed Scanner
60 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: