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Safe Locations

During the Windows 7 Upgrade, your documents and settings will be automatically preserved, provided that they are in one of the following folders:

  • My Documents
  • My Pictures
  • My Music
  • Desktop
  • Favorites
  • C:\documents and settings\
  • Home Folder (N: drive)
  • Any folder on IWU servers


In addition to items in those folders, the following items will also be preserved:

  • Printers
  • Outlook email, calendars, contacts, etc...
  • Outlook archives
  • Outlook signatures
  • Desktop wallpaper
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