Changing the default path for recording MS Word documents

March 2017

  • By default, Word documents are saved under:
  • C:\Users\username\Documents.  

Below is a tip of how to change the path for saving word documents :
  • Open a Word session.
  • Click on the Microsoft office orb button.
  • Select Word options/Save.
  • In the Default file location, click on browse and simply indicate the new location to save your files (by default).


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