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Change Chrome/IE Edge/Firefox Location and Move to Another Hard Drive

Updated on May 24, 2019 by Tracy King to PC Transfer

In this article, you’ll see how to change Chrome, IE Edge or Firefox location to another hard drive partition with simple clicks by the help of EaseUS Todo PCTrans. Follow to transfer and move your browser to another drive so to free up space on your system C drive now.

"Is there a way to change or move internet browsers such as Chrome, Edge or Firefox to a new hard drive partition? Can I transfer the installed internet browser from its default install location to a new drive? I'm using Windows 10. Please help!"

How do I change the install location of Chrome/Edge/Firefox

Have you ever asked yourself how do I change the install directory of browser like Chrome, Edge, etc. in Windows 10, 8 or 7? To most users, it seems impossible to migrate and move an installed program or even an internet browser to a new location especially when the system C drive becomes full. And yes, we were used to be told so. But is it true?

If I tell you that you can directly move your browsers, installed programs, and apps to another new partition or hard drive, will you give it a try? Here below, we'll show you how to effectively change Chrome/IE Edge/Firefox, etc browser to another hard drive with a few simple clicks. 

Download PC transfer software to change browser location

Professional PC transfer software - EaseUS Todo PCTrans supports to migrate and transfer installed programs, apps and software in Windows PC to a new hard drive, new computer within simple clicks.


For Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP

It's fully compatible with all Windows system. If you are trying to move or change Chrome, Edge or Firefox, etc. browsers to another hard drive in Windows 10/8/7. Besides transferring apps to another hard drive, you can also apply EaseUS Todo PCTransf to transfer files, apps, and programs from PC to PC, such as to transfer Chrome with bookmarks to a new PC

Install EaseUS Todo PCTrans on your PC and follow steps below to let it help you do the job now.

Tutorial: Move Chrome/Edge/Firefox to another drive


Step 1: Launch EaseUS Todo PCTrans and select transfer mode.

Go to "App Migration" and click "Start" to migrate apps to another drive or disk on your computer.

Migrate Apps to Another Drive/Disk - Step 1

Step 2: Choose applications, programs or software and target drive to transfer.

1. On source partition, tick the programs and apps marked as "Yes" that you'd like to migrate.

2. Then click "Browse" to select the target drive (whether it is on the same disk or not) and click "Transfer" to start migrating apps.

Migrate Apps to Another Drive/Disk - Step 2

Step 3: Complete the transferring process.

The time of the migrating process depends on the size of your apps.

When it has done, click "OK" to complete.

Migrate Apps to Another Drive/Disk - Step 4

After this, reboot PC to keep all changes and then you can run internet browser to use Chrome, Edge or Firefox to help you search and find whatever you want to know without any problems.