How to Change OneDrive Location to Another PC or Drive

How to change OneDrive location? How to move OneDrive folder? How to transfer OneDrive to another PC or drive? Here's how. EaseUS Todo PCTrans can easily transfer OneDrive to another PC or drive without difficulty. Follow the details below and change OneDrive location with ease.

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Workable Solutions Step-by-step Troubleshooting
Fix 1. Change OneDrive Location

1. Use OneDrive mover: Run EaseUS Todo PCTrans > Choose "App Migration"...Full steps

2. Choose the manual way: Right-click the OneDrive taskbar icon...Full steps

Fix 2. Transfer OneDrive to Another PC Launch EaseUS Todo PCTrans > Choose "PC to PC"...Full steps

OneDrive is one of the most popular cloud storage services. It allows you to sync your data across Windows 10, Android, OS X, and iOS devices. When you are running out of space on your primary drive you can move data files or folders to an external hard drive. Similarly, Microsoft OneDrive folder and all of its contents could be moved to another drive or a secondary storage location. You can move OneDrive from C drive to D drive by changing location. Here are two ways to change the OneDrive location.

Part 1: How to Change OneDrive Location

OneDrive or game files are taking too much space on your C drive! If you have an external hard drive, you can also move programs to an external hard drive. Here we introduce a secure software and a manual method for you. 

Use OneDrive Mover 

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Speaking of changing OneDrive location, you need the help of PC transfer software - EaseUS Todo PCTrans. You can move OneDrive,  installed games like Apex Legends, WOW, and Leagues of Legends to another drive with ease.

You can download this software here now and directly launch this software to help you move OneDrive to another drive.

Video Tutorial about Move OneDrive Folder 

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Todo PCTrans and select transfer mode

On the main screen of EaseUS Todo PCTrans, go to "App Migration" section and click "Start" to continue.

select transfer mode

Step 2. Select apps and another drive to transfer

1. Select the source partition and tick applications, programs and software (marked as "Yes") that you'd like to migrate.

2. Click triangle icon to select another drive or disk as your target device and click "Transfer" to start the migration.

Select apps to migrate

Step 3. Finish the migration process

When the transferring process finishes, click "OK" to complete.

You can restart your PC to keep all the changes, and you should be able to run your migrated apps on the other drive again.

finish app migration

How to Move OneDrive Folder to Another Drive (Manually)

As you already have stored many files from the cloud to local storage, you should move the existing OneDrive folder to your desired location. To change the default location of your OneDrive folder to where you want in Windows 10, here's how:

Where is OneDrive located: In default, the files are stored in a top level folder in your user profile.
How to change OneDrive account: Right-click the OneDrive > Unlink OneDrive > Restart it and Sign in with the other account

Step 1: Right-click the OneDrive taskbar icon and select "Settings". Click "Unlink this PC" under the Account tab. If the login screen appears, you should ignore it.

click unlink this pc

Step 2: Navigate to the OneDrive folder. It is probably directly under your C:\Users\[your username] folder.

Step 3: Click the "Move to" button on the Home tab. Then select "Choose location". Select the new location and click "Move".

click move to button

Step 4: Enter your email address into the OneDrive window.

sign in onedrive

Step 5: After sign in, click "Change location".

click change location

Step 6: Select the location where you moved your OneDrive folder to, select the OneDrive folder, and click "Select Folder". Click "Use this location", then click "Next".

Step 7: Choose what you want to sync to your OneDrive folder on the PC, and click "Next". Click "Open my OneDrive folder". You will see your OneDrive folder is now at the new location syncing the folders you had chosen.

open my onedrive folder

Part 2: How to Move OneDrive to New Computer

Sometimes you don't want to re-download the program on your new PC. Transfering OneDrive to the new PC is a nice choice. Here, I am going to show you how to move OneDrive from one PC to another without difficulty. To make it, you need EaseUS Todo PCTrans. This easy application transfer software helps transfer programs from one computer to another.

This easy PC transfer tool safely migrates your existing files, file folders, programs, and account over to a new computer. Download and install PC transfer software on your PCs. Then, follow the steps below to move OneDrive to another PC or laptop.

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Step 1. Run EaseUS Todo PCTrans on both PCs

Download EaseUS Todo PCTrans and you will be in the PC to PC interface.

Step 2. Choose transfer direction - Old or New Computer

"This is New PC" - Transfer all data from remote old computer to current new computer.

"This is Old PC" - Transfer all data from current old device to a new computer.

choose transfer direction

Step 3. Connect two computers

1. Select your target PC to connect via its IP address or device name and click "Connect".

2. Enter the login password of your target PC and click "OK" to confirm.

If you didn't see the target PC in the listed devices, you can also click "Add PC" to manually connect the target PC by inputting its IP address or device name.

connect two PCs

Step 4. Select apps, programs, and software and transfer to the target computer

1. You can select and choose what you want to transfer from the current computer to the target PC.

2. After selecting desired applications and programs, click "Transfer" to start the transferring process.

select apps to transfer from PC to PC

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Updated by Cici

Cici is the junior editor of the writing team of EaseUS. She accepted the systematic training on computers at EaseUS for over one year. Now, she wrote a lot of professional articles to help people resolve the issues of hard drive corruption, computer boot errors, and disk partition problems.

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