How can I change the location of the C:\ProgramData folder?

Posted on 2009-07-14
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How would I change the location of the hidden C:\ProgramData folder?

I'm using Windows 7 RC.


Question by:washy16
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Windows Automated Installation Kit (AIK)
This can be used DURING install to change fiolder locations.... Not sure about 7, but it is supported on all flavors of Vista...

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I did a fair bit of research and came up with the Directory Junction switch used by MKLINK as a perfect solution. Similar to a *nix folder hardlink. Works great but is only compatible with Vista/Win7.

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