If you save a new file in Windows 10, the Save as window corresponds to the file type of any of your user folders – documents, audio, images etc. Nevertheless, if you don’t want to save files on the C drive, Windows will allow you to make certain folders on another hard drive to be your default location backup. Changing the current save position would make a new folder structure for users on the new drive and save all new files there by default. The existing files are not transferred. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to modify Windows 10’s default hard drive for saving documents and apps.

Modify Windows 10’s default hard drive for saving documents and apps

To modify Windows 10’s default hard drive for saving documents and apps, follow this procedure step by step.

Click the Search button. Write Settings in the search bar and choose the Settings option as the following image is showing.

As soon as you will choose the Settings option, the following screen will appear.

Select the System option as highlighted in the above image. As soon as you will click the System option, the following screen will appear.

As you can see that the screen is divided into two parts. Choose the Storage option from the left side of the screen as highlighted in the above image. After clicking the Storage option, the following screen will appear.

Click Change where new content is saved option as highlighted in the above image. After this, the following screen will appear.

Choose any drive under New documents will save to drop down. Similarly, you can choose hard drives for saving photos, videos, movies, TV and offline maps.

Conclusion

By following this procedure you will be able to modify default hard drive for saving documents and apps.

How to modify Windows 10’s default hard drive for saving documents and apps

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