How to Change Default Download Destination Folder in Windows Live Messenger 2011

| November 30, 2010

Microsoft Windows Live Messenger 2011 saves all your downloads to the following location: C: Users UserNameDocuments My Received Files by default. For couple of reasons you may wish to change the default download destination folder to another one which is more easily accessible and on some other drive so that you can preserve space on system drive. Let’s see how you can do this.

  • Login your Windows Live Messenger 2011 (WLM11).
  • Click Tools and at the end of the menu, click Options.
  • In the Options window, click History on the left pane.
  • In the right pane, under the File Transfer section, click the Change button.
  • Select the new download destination folder from the list.
  • Click OK.
  • Done!

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