My Documents Policy

For Faculty and Staff, My Documents is no longer automatically set up to point to the P-Drive. Faculty and Staff may change the location of My Documents if they so desire.

Any faculty members choosing NOT to store their documents on the P-Drive are responsible for backing up their own files.

Change the Location of My Documents

  • Right click on My Documents either on the Desktop, in the Start Menu, or in Explorer. Select Properties.

  • To store My Documents on the local machine, click the Restore Default button.
  • To store My Documents on the P-Drive, enter the following in the Target box:

\\physics\shares\Users\%username%\My Documents

  • Click OK and follow the prompts.