Can Media Center read a pictures folder other than "My Pictures"??

Discussion in 'Windows Media Center' started by Chris, Dec 18, 2004.

  1. Chris

    Chris Guest

    I keep all of my pictures on the D drive (where the space is). MC only seems
    to look for pictures in the "My Pictures or Shared Pictures" folders on the C
    drive. I do not have anymore room on the C drive to store them there. Is it
    possible to get MC to locate any pictures on a drive other than C, and how?
    Oh yeah, I have version 2002. Thank you.
    Chris, Dec 18, 2004
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  2. Chris

    Bob [MVP] Guest

    You can create a shortcut in your "My Pictures" folder
    that links to the folder on your D: drive, where your
    pictures are stored.

    Microsoft MVP
    Windows XP Media Center Edition
    Bob [MVP], Dec 18, 2004
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  3. Chris

    Chris Guest

    Thank you, It did work!!!!!

    Chris, Dec 18, 2004
  4. Note that you can also move your entire "My Documents" folder to your D
    drive if that's where you'd prefer to keep your data. Moving "My
    Documents" will also move subfolders like My Music, My Videos, My
    Pictures. Right click on "My Documents" and select properties. You
    should find a button there to move the entire thing.

    Peter Near [MCE MVP], Dec 20, 2004
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