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Specify libraries as being on a different drive?

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    Specify libraries as being on a different drive?


    Is there any way to make Win8 apps that rely on libraries (music, pics, vids) work with content stored on a separate physical drive? I NEVER use the libraries contained in the OS's user profiles. I always keep all data content on a separate physical HDD.

    I tried to add my Photos library on my data HDD to my Pictures library, then went to the Photos app, but it only showed blank boxes for the various folders. It didn't show any pics, except for one single pic in one single folder in that whole library.

    What do I need to do?

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    Never mind it seems to be working now.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Specify libraries as being on a different drive?
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