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Find and Change Location of Temporary Internet Files Folder On Your Computer

Temporary Internet files Folder stores copies of files a user browsed on Internet. By storing the browsing details in here, browsers do not need to download the same files again when the user is searching for the same information. Many people are confused with the location of this folder on a computer. Its location depends on different versions of Windows. For example by default in Windows 7, it is situated in the following location.

C:\Users\"User name"\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\

We can change its default place by specifying a preferred place. In this tutorial we learn how to view and change the location of Temporary Internet files Folder.

View or Change the Location of Temporary Internet Folder

  1. Click on Windows Start

  2. Go to Control Panel

  3. Double Click on Internet Options
    How to move location of temporary internet files folder

  4. Click on Settings below browsing history

  5. Find Location of Temporary Internet Folder

    Now under current location you can find its location.

  6. Change Current Location

    To change the current place of Temporary Internet files Folder click on Move Folder and select the new place.

So you know how to move the Folder in which Temporary Internet files are saved. As a part of many troubleshooting steps you may need to clear the temporary files saved in it. In that situation you can follow the instructions provided in the link below. This step is often used while checking connectivity problems on a PC. When a new router or switch is connected to a LAN, some users face issues with accessing broadband on their laptops. To verify whether their laptops are disconnected from broadband, we need to delete previous browsing data from browsers. You can do it very simply by following the step by step instruction providing in the below link.
How to Delete Data in Temporary Folder

These data have an important role in total effective broadband speed on a computer. To learn more about this read the article in the link below.
How to Improve Broadband Connection Speed On Your Computer

If you use Yahoo Messenger to chat, following trick can make yourself open Webcam without giving permission by the user. To learn more about it click on the link below.
Set Option View Webcam Without User Permission in Yahoo Messenger