The typical example in which SymMover can be of invaluable help, is when we bought a bigger disk than what we have or when we switched to solid state technology. With a larger capacity disk or SSD in hand, surely we will want to move all of our programs to the new device. But how do we do it without reinstalling one by one?
We can not simply move folders from one disk to another, since Windows has recorded the location of programs and there will be problems when run from the new disk. But SymMover is a free program that takes care of saving the papers, making believe to Windows that our directories are still in their original location and adds a symbolic link to the new location of the files. Continue reading “SymMover: Move programs from one drive to another in the easiest way”