Default location for PST files

This policy setting allows you to specify a different folder location for Outlook Data File (PST) files on user computers.

If you enable this policy setting, you can specify a location for PST files on user computers.

If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, PST files are located in: %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Outlook Files\ on user computers.

Supported on: At least Windows 7
Default location for PST files

Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\outlook
Value Nameforcepstpath
Value TypeREG_EXPAND_SZ
Default Value

Environment variables such as %USERPROFILE% can be used.

Example: %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Outlook Files


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