Changing the Location of the Temporary Files Folder
You can improve EWF performance on a run-time image by changing the temporary files location to a different partition that is not EWF-protected. By default, temporary Internet files are stored in the %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files folder.
To change the location of the temporary files folder
- Modify one or both of the following registry keys on your run-time image:
Key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\Explorer\User Shell Folders
- or -
Key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders
- You can also redirect the TMP and TEMP folders to an unprotected volume by modifying the following registry settings:
For more information about how to add this registry key to your configuration, see Adding Registry Data to a Configuration in Windows XP Embedded Studio Help.
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