Excel 2007: Change the Default File Location

Posted April 24, 2007 by Rob Rogers in Microsoft Excel

By default, Excel uses your Documents (if you use Vista) or My Documents (if you are using XP) directory as the location for saving files. To change the default file location, follow these steps:


1. Click the Office Button.

2. Click the Excel Options button.

3. In the left pane, select Save.

4. In the Default file location textbox, input the path to the desired directory that will be the new default location.

5. Click OK.

 

About Rob Rogers

Once a prolific author here on Tech-Recipes, Rob has moved on to greener pastures.
View more articles by Rob Rogers

The Conversation

Follow the reactions below and share your own thoughts.