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  Google Your Desktop
Subject:   Rather stupid installer
Date:   2004-10-14 21:57:00
From:   sceen1
Response to: Rather stupid installer

Easily remedied with a registry change...


If you want to change the location of the cache, you just need to change a registry key:


HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Google Desktop\data_dir


It defaults to C:\Documents and Settings\username\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Google Desktop Search


I just exited the search with the tray icon, changed it to a folder on my D drive and moved the existing files over to the new location and then restarted it and it is now updating at the new location just dandy..


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