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Change the default installing location in windows

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By default Windows installation location is in “C” Drive, So all applications will install into default directory which is C:Program files. Due to hard disk limitations some users keep their OS partition to minimum. So it is Quite hard to install the applications in C drive, so bought this tweak. We can change this default location following this windows tweak method. Follow below steps:

Going to Run [Win+R] (or) usually [Start > Run]

Type regedit.

Register editor will pop up. now follow the below steps

Browse to the following: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersion

Goto :  HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE

Expand SOFTWARE

Now Right click on ProgramFilesDir

Change it to your favorable one.

Click ok.

Now you have completed to modify the default installing location in windows. If require, restart your computer to apply those modified changes.

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