How to Change the Folder where Emails are Stored on Windows Live Messenger 2011 (WLM2011)

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Change Store Location folder WLM2011The Store folder is that place on Windows Live Messenger 2011 where you emails are kept. Of course you can change such a folder and location for different reasons. Most of the time users need to change such a folder because they need another place or location that is more easily accessible and not nested among Windows 7/Vista and XP folders. Other times instead they just choose another drive (such an external USB drive for example) because they want a safer place where to store their emails. But not only that. In fact, Windows Live Messenger 2011 (WLM2011) Folder Store also contains other important files such as calendar events, RSS feeds and private info regarding your email (such as Windows Live Messenger destination folder, for example). So, choosing the right, proper place where to store such important data  becomes quite important sometimes.

  1. Open Windows Live Mail 2011.
  2. Click the Menu ribbon.
  3. On the left pane of the window, click Options and then Mail…
  4. On the Option window, click the Advanced tab.
  5. Under maintenance and troubleshooting, click the Maintenance button.
  6. Click the Store Folder… button.
  7. A new dialog box called Store Location will appear on your screen. On its field, write the new Store Folder patch and click OK.
  8. Alternatively, you can also click the Change…button that will show your computer folders.
  9. After clicking the OK button, Windows Live Mail 2011 (WLM2011) will automatically copy the content of the previous default Store Folder to the new folder.

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