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Clean Up Your Documents Folder


Tired of getting your Documents folder full of Application specific stuff (that should be placed elsewhere)? You've deleted the folders but they just keep coming back? Don't worry, there's another way. Pick your fight: AdobeStockPhotos Open Adobe Bridge and change the location of this folder in Preferences. (You might need to delete this folder in […]

Move Any Given Folder Away From Documents


Earlier I posted a tip how to clean up your Documents folder by moving Microsoft User Data elsewhere. This tip is more generic . This tip is taken from "Sir Novian's Blog" but as it doesn't really function that well (I had to access it via Google cache), I'll just paste the whole thing here […]

Office Folder Away From Documents


On OS X, Microsoft Office creates its very own folder, called "Microsoft User Data", in your Documents folder. To get rid of it, try moving it to ~/Library/Preferences/. That worked for me. This had been annoying me for years. Solution was found from well, actually one comment linked to which had the working […]