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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  1. Rather stupid installer
    2008-09-07 22:57:55  TameemAhmed [View]

  2. Rather stupid installer
    2007-09-15 16:57:19  mojmiskojegenijazavoznju [View]

  3. Rather stupid installer
    2005-12-07 22:09:04  michaelbd [View]

  4. Rather stupid installer
    2004-10-15 13:38:20  pixelgeek [View]

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