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XP Pro.. How Do I Change The Default Temp files Directory?

By dyckah
Nov 2, 2005
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  1. how can i change the default temporary files directory?
    i dont have enough room on my C: drive, as it is just big enough for windows.
    any help would be appreciated
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu Newcomer, in training Posts: 9,431

    My Computer->Properties->Advanced->Environment variables
    Change the TEMP and TMP variables for both user and system as you like. Reboot.
  3. dyckah

    dyckah Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 19

    thanks for the help.. just about to try it out
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