Windows 10: Default save locations for new images

Discus and support Default save locations for new images in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; Hi Every time I try to save a new image, windows tries to put it in documents I want to either put it on the desktop by default choose a location... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by BenBrickwood, Sep 16, 2020.

  1. Default save locations for new images


    Hi


    Every time I try to save a new image, windows tries to put it in documents


    I want to either

    1. put it on the desktop by default
    2. choose a location and have subsequent files save to the same location like apple

    Can anyone help please?


    Thanks

    :)
     
    BenBrickwood, Sep 16, 2020
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  2. Default location to save documenets

    Hi Frank,

    Sorry for the delayed response.

    From your recent description, it seems like the issue is confined to Word documents. If true, then follow the steps below and check if it helps.

    • Launch Word application.
    • Go to File Menu and select Options.
    • In the pop-up dialog box, towards the left pane, select Save.
    • Under Default location file, browse the location you want to save.
    • Check if the issue persists.

    Hope this helps.
     
    Arvind Ram, Sep 16, 2020
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  3. Default location to save documenets

    Hi Frank,



    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.



    I understand that you are facing issues with Windows 10. I apologize for the inconvenience caused to you.

    The issue could occur if the default location is saved as OneDrive and we need to change it to local drive in default storage location.



    I suggest you to refer to the below steps and check if it helps.

    1. Click on Start Menu and then click on Settings.

    2. Click on Systems.

    3. Then click on Storage.

    4. Under Save Locations, change the location as This PC
    under New Documents will save to option.



    Let us know if you need any further assistance on Windows related issues and we will be glad to help.
     
    Nyima Yonten, Sep 16, 2020
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  4. DaveM121 Win User

    Default save locations for new images

    default location to save files is in a hidden folder

    You could try setting the default save location to this PC and then when you initially save a file to a location on the PC, Office should then default to that location:

    • Open MS Word
    • Click on the File menu item
    • Click on Options
    • Dialog box “Word Options” opens. Click on Save settings located on the left menu
    • On the right-hand side you will see a checkbox labeled “Save to computer by default”, check it and then click OK.


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    DaveM121, Sep 16, 2020
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