By default some programs save their configuration to the
Typically this is
I would like to change where these programs are saving these files, possibly
How would I go about doing this?
They are probably (this is my expertise speaking here, which sarcastically means how I would try to do this) located in your environment / path variables. Go to start, type environment variables, and it should take you to the PATH and TEMP variables, where you can change the location. NOTE!: This may make some programs stop working, so be careful, and I warned you if they do stop.
The apps are (most likely) writing to the folder by referencing the
Unless you change the location of your user profile (hint: check
This is a workaround. Create a new user folder.
Create a Configs folder
Symlink to any config files that you want to keep