When moving CCH ProSystem fx Tax to a new server, how do I change the drive letter the program is assigned to?

Before following these steps, complete the first four steps of our article on how to move Tax Preparation to another computer/server.

To change the drive letter, complete the following:

  1. Make a copy of the "Ctx.ini file."
  2. Press WINDOWS + R keys to open a run line.
  3. Type ?:\wfx32\ctx.ini and press ENTER.
    • Where ? = network drive that you run CCH ProSystem fx Tax.
  4. Click Edit > Replace.
  5. In the "Find what:" field, type x:.
    • Where "x" is the old drive letter that you ran CCH ProSystem fx Tax.
    • Ensure that the colon ":" is typed after the drive letter.
  6. In the "Replace with:" field, type y:.
    • Where "y" is the new drive letter that you will be running CCH ProSystem fx Tax.
    • Ensure that the colon ":" is typed after the drive letter.
  7. Click Replace All.
  8. After the replace process is complete, close the "Replace" window.
  9. Click File > Save.
  10. Close Notepad.

Return to our article on how to move Tax Preparation to another computer/server.

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