Moving your home directory
Don’t email me for help. This is an advanced maneuver, you’re on your own!
Go into, and select the account you’d like to move; click the lock to unlock.
Chooseby right-clicking or control-clicking on the account you want to relocate:
Next, copy your home directory to the desired location, then change it using thebutton as shown below. Don’t mess with anything here unless you really know what you are doing.
Do not forget—
- After making these changes, immediately reboot, then REMOVE your original home directory to avoid confusion.
- Don’t forget to create another admin account that resides on the boot drive, so that you login if your regular account is on a volume that “goes away”.