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As in the title, is there any difference between the following sentences.

You'd better put your results to another place.
You would better put your results to another place.

And, When I use any of them ?

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Yes, there is a difference. In the idiom you'd better VP, you'd represents you had, and not you would. You can also say you would, but not normally before better, which is the idiom. That's why they don't match. The expansion of the contracted sentence is thus You had better put your results in another place (btw, use in after put with place). –  John Lawler Jan 12 '14 at 19:03
@JohnLawler: Exactly. I'd add that the contraction feels a little less formal and hence perhaps a bit less scolding, but that may just be me. –  Wayne Jan 12 '14 at 19:05
Giving unsolicited advice about other's behavior can be interpreted as impolite, depending on context. –  John Lawler Jan 12 '14 at 19:12
I thank everyone for the clarification. –  Lion King Jan 12 '14 at 19:17
I think you might want to use "Please move your results to 'there', they will be purged from 'current location' on 'date and time'." –  Elliott Frisch Jan 13 '14 at 1:39

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"You'd" has 2 meaning first:you had, second:you would.
we use you had with better and you would with rather. and you had is used usually for suggestion.
Example: You'd better (you had better) avoid the stalls on the street.
So in your first sentence it is you had.
And according to the book (interchange 2 lesson 5) your second sentence is grammatically wrong.

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