Restore your back-up Information

Below is the instructions to restore your Desktop, Favorites, and My Documents on a CPSD computer.

Step 1: Open the H Drive by clicking on the Start Menu, Hover over computer, and select your (H:)

Step 2: Ensure the following folders are in your (H:) - Keep this window open - :

  • My Documents
  • Desktop
  • Favorites

Step 3: Open the H Drive by clicking on the Start Menu, Hover over computer, and select CDRIVE (C:)

Step 4: In the new CDRIVE(C:) window double click "Users"

Step 5: Double click on your username

Step 6: Verify you have a Desktop, My Documents and Favorites folders -Keep this window open-

Step 7: In your H Drive location (opened in step 1) select the Desktop, Favorites, and My Documents folders and Right-click on them. A menu will open and you will need to select the "Copy" option.

Step 8: Switch to your profile location opened in step 5 and 6 Right-click in the window. A menu should open and you will select the "Paste" option.

Step 9: A Confirm Folder Replace dialog box will open click "Yes"

Step 10: Verify all of you Desktop, My Documents, and Favorites information.

Congratulations!!! You have successfully restored your information to your new computer!

Please contact the ITS Help Desk with any issues 583-5110.