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You have 450gb of games installed on your machine??
I literally have games I've had for years that I haven't beaten yet, lol. Plus, I like having them all at my disposal.
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Close Steam

Move Steam Folder to desired place

Format

Install Steam to the folder you moved to

Enjoy.

P.S.

You may need to check validity of game cache and some small files may need to download, but nothing major. Easier than downloading any apps to do the job you could do yourself.
    
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Close Steam

Move Steam Folder to desired place

Format

Install Steam to the folder you moved to

Enjoy.

P.S.

You may need to check validity of game cache and some small files may need to download, but nothing major. Easier than downloading any apps to do the job you could do yourself.
Exactly what he said I have a copy of my steam folder on a backup drive plus a copy on my raid 10 ( can never bee too sure) then i reinstall windows on ssd, reinstall the steam client on teh raid 10 then steammover to move the 2 or 3 games I want on the ssd.. that's how I do it
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Copy and paste should work fine for the steam files. I just moved all of my steam games to a different HD and it works fine.

But make sure you back up any save data that you want to keep as that stuff is usually stored outside of the Steam folder (except for games made by valve or that use steam cloud).
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