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My Data to Cloud

All data must be on sync.com and not on the local computer

Remap all data to sync


Shares and Sync Location

Sync Folder Drive

Step 1: If we choose to move the Sync folder, e.g. from D drive to H drive.

Step 2: Old Locations which are not default

Option 1: We restore the defaults, if needed or

Option 2: you move the data manually after. (step 7)



Share the data

Step 3: Share data among different computers.

When many people and computers want to share my data, we first create shared folder.
Details under the sync.com page. 

Move User Data

This is done now by a script

Data Directly Under User

Change all folders from source users\George into target folder


Default location
Contacts c:\users\George\Contacts
Desktop c:\users\George\desktop
Documents Input c:\users\George\documents
Downloads c:\users\George\download
Favorites c:\users\George\favorites
Links c:\users\George\links
Music (input) c:\users\George\music
Pictures (input) c:\users\George\pictures
Searches c:\users\George\searches
Videos c:\users\George\video



Under App data


Account Pictures …\Account Pictures
Libraries C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Libraries
Network Shortcuts C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Network Shortcuts
Printer Shortcuts C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Printer Shortcuts
Recent Items C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent
Send To C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo
Start Menu (Program Links) C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu
Start Menu C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu
Templates C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates
Administrative Tools C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Administrative Tools
Administrative Tools C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Administrative Tools
Programs C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs
Programs C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs
AppData C:\Users\George\AppData\Roaming
Cache \Users\George\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache
Cookies C:\Users\George\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCookies
History C:\Users\George\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\History
Local AppData C:\Users\George\AppData\Local



Restore to Default Path
Restore to Default Path

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Move data to Cloud

  1. Change via Location Tab (this automatically moves the files). Can use registry for reference.
  2. Change Registry Entries and move files manually

Registry Editor Changed Local Folders
Registry Editor Changed Local Folders

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Option 1. Manual Change via Location Tab

  1. just choose the location for each source folder and
  2. Choose the location tab
  3. and set it to the target folder


What if the location tab in the source is not there?

  1. Either the target folder is already mapped (step done)
  2. It is in some other folder –> Must reset (see below)


Option 2: Run a script

This can be done via script

Here with Windows PowerShell

  • — Input
  • !! For Laptop computer the path to programs is different
  • !!For Elite and Media: Doc
  • !! For BG and Laptop: DocIn

Step4: Run Script

Go on every computer, execute as normal user (missing on page)

Step 5: Rename MyXXX according to Sync Folder

We do not use the standard names like “My documents”, “MyMusic” but we use the folder name from sync.

Rename MyXXX for each computer into the folder in Sync –> We do not use the standard names like “My documents”, “MyMusic” but we use the folder name from sync

Rename again:


Original Renamed
My Documents DocIn   / Doc
My Music AudioIn
My Pictures PicInput
My Video Videos
Start Menu C:\prgs\Programs for Computers

or C:\prgs\Programs_Lap for laptops


Do not Use My Documents
Do not Use My Documents

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Add others items to library.


Library Name Folders on Elite, MediaPC Folders on other devices
Documents P:\Dat\DocIn,
P:\Dat\Doc In –> Merge
Only  DocIn
Contacts Z:\Contacts
Audio P:\Dat\Audio,
Only AudioIn
Music \\syn416\music\kara ————-
Photo G:\DriveAtab
Only  PicIn
Video Video
\\syn416\movie\Z Film2019Backup\\syn416\movie\By Year


Only  PicIn
APK \\syn416\software\APK
Books \\syn416\books\books
ISO \\syn416\software\ISO
Karaoke \\syn416\music\kara
Mail E:\!!Thunderbird
Software g:\Pdrive\prgs\Program Settings
Step 7: Remove Public Folders from libraries

Remove Public Music, Public Documents… from these libraries.

Remove Public Music from Library
Remove Public Music from Library

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Step 8: Change location of for all users programs

We have to all users programs manually.




Step9: Move data from old D folders

Example: move desktop from D:\sync\!comp to H:\sync\!comp


How to find;:

These are the remaining folders with D:\sync



Send To

How to customize send menu in Windows 7 and Windows 8

Source: PcMAG

  • Press the Windows Key+R. At the Open field, type shell:SendTo and then click OK.
  • Adding New Entries
  • To add new entries to the SendTo folder, open up another instance of File Explorer or Windows Explorer. Position the two Explorer windows side by side with the first one still open to the SendTo folder.
  • Pictures folder as an entry for the Send to command. In the second Explorer window, right-click on the Pictures folder and select Copy from the pop-up menu.
  • Move to the SendTo folder in the first Explorer window, right-click, and select Paste Shortcut from the pop-up menu.
  • Do these steps for for all items in enumeration.


This can be done via script

Here with Windows PowerShell


Path still goes to D

Sometimes we have mapped already Sync to H. But there are still some old paths.

Map a drive to D, so that you see the folders with the location tab.

Do not use a CD ROM, because it does not have paths.

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