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    Hi everyone. here is my question. I have 4 hard drives. " C " of course the main drive that holds the OS and other essential windows files and programs. Then I have " A " 2 terabyte--" B " 2 terabyte and " D " 3 terabyte. My questions is, I know that the windows " libraries " are located in the " C " drive but is there a way I can make the same exact library configuration appear in each of my hard drives, so each drive will have it's own set of libraries? Also my " C " drive is almost full, ( it's only 80GBs, it's an SSD I installed just for the windows boot and other essential files ), what is the best way to move the files to the other drives? That is why I want the separate libraries in each drive so I can really be organized.
    I know I am confusing but if anybody could help I would be grateful.

    Thank you,


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    Hello Dave,

    If you like, you could create a new library for each drive and include a new folder on each drive, then set those new folders to be the default save location for each drive.

    Otherwise, you could keep using your existing libraries, but move everything from each library to the new folder on each drive you like, and make the new folders to be the default save location for each drive.

    Library - Create New Library in Windows 8

    Library - Add a Folder to in Windows 8

    Library - Set Default & Public Save Locations in Windows 8

    Hope this helps.
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