Need to change home directory for installing a program

I have a citrix server that Im trying to install some software on for a sigpad, when the install runs it installs to the U drive for the user which is the home drive I need to install to the C drive but the software doesn't allow me to change where it installs to. How can I change what the home dir is for the user? I had to do this a long time ago and I cant seem to find where to do that at
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Dan CraciunIT ConsultantCommented:
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList
Look in ProfileImagePath for the user's name (it will be something like U:\Users\username).
Modify the key to point to C:\somefolder. Reboot.

Make a snapshot/restore point before, in case things go south.

Lionel MMSmall Business IT ConsultantCommented:
In AD Computers and Users each users home directory can be set in the "profile" Tab of each user; another place it may be setup is in group policy. With the introduction of Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 there is now a new group policy setting called “Set user home folder” and is found under Computer Configuration > Policies > Administrative Templates > System > User Profiles.

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bankadminAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the info, Im waiting to hear back from the vendor one thing before going any further.

Lionelmm, I did change the home dir in AD in the profile tab and it didn't make a difference with the install so that's why Im waiting to hear from the vendor.
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Lionel MMSmall Business IT ConsultantCommented:
OK but is it set in both place or just in the users' tabs?
bankadminAuthor Commented:
I just looked thru our GPO's and I didn't see it in there so just the users tabs
Lionel MMSmall Business IT ConsultantCommented:
Can you create a NEW test user, sat test1 and set it up with a local home drive C:\SomeWhere and see if that affects where the app tries to install--if it still tries for U then there must be something in the APP looking for a U drive.
bankadminAuthor Commented:
I was able to get this working with the vendors help. Thanks for the help
bankadminAuthor Commented:
The vendor dialed in and changed some things with the installer. Thanks for the input
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