How to change default save location in Windows 7?
Have you ever noticed that when you save a file into a Windows 7 library through the common ‘Save As’ dialog, that it ends up in just one of the folders that make up the library? For instance, if you were to save a Word document using the Save As dialog, it would end up in your My Documents folder by default.
But, what if you want the files to get saved somewhere else? Like one of your drop box folders or any other folder.
Changing the default save location in your Windows 7-based PC might look difficult to you, but the following steps will make it easy for you. Here’s how you can change default save location in Windows 7-based PC. Have a look:
- Click the Windows Explorer icon on the task bar.
- Right-click on any of the libraries, and choose Properties.
- This will take you into the extended library properties Window, where you can add or remove locations, and click the Set save location to set the default.
- Click Ok and then close the Windows Explorer window.
Don’t you think the above-mentioned steps have simplified the process of changing default save location in Windows 7? Customizing the default save location can also be simplified further with the help of our video solution that has been posted below. To watch the video now, you can click on the play option in the given window.