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Sweet, copying now. + rep all of you!!
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i just copy the latest version and then reinstall it and over run the files afterwards because it takes forever to update.
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Sweet, copying now. + rep all of you!!
If you already have desktop shortcuts, etc, make sure you change them to link to the exe on the SSD.
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post #14 of 24
For SC2 you can just copy paste the folder,same with WoW.

If you wanted you can use program called SteamMover,i use it to move my EA download games to my SSD when im playing a game,it sorts everything out for you in the reg,can move it all back at click of a button in minutes.
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My System Image is much larger than the capacity I have though, right? I mean, going from a 500GB HDD to a 64GB SSD lol would that work?
Yes, the image would have to be < 64GB (or what ever is the actual size). I just don't ever store anything on my OS drive. And with SC II, Oblivion, Eve, full VS 2010 and SQL Sever 2008 installs, and bunch of other stuff, I'm just over 70GB on my sig SSD.
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post #16 of 24
You can redownload an internet installer of your copy of SC2 for free from the sc2 website. Just log in with your bnet info, manage your account, download. The installer for your game is specific to your license. If the transfer thing works you can try it, but I would feel safer reinstalling it personally. Takes more time but guaranteed no hassles or inconsistencies.
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You can redownload an internet installer of your copy of SC2 for free from the sc2 website. Just log in with your bnet info, manage your account, download. The installer for your game is specific to your license. If the transfer thing works you can try it, but I would feel safer reinstalling it personally. Takes more time but guaranteed no hassles or inconsistencies.
His download cap won't allow him. Also the SC2 installer only has a few dependencies, which he doesn't need. (DX9, etc)
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You can redownload an internet installer of your copy of SC2 for free from the sc2 website. Just log in with your bnet info, manage your account, download. The installer for your game is specific to your license. If the transfer thing works you can try it, but I would feel safer reinstalling it personally. Takes more time but guaranteed no hassles or inconsistencies.
Honestly, i prefer this too and i would have had i not been out of town. I just copied the files over, nbd.
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post #19 of 24
Guys, don't overthink this. I've been in the exact same situation as the OP, and I simply dragged and dropped the Starcraft 2 folder from my HDD to my SSD and it worked fine.
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Guys, don't overthink this. I've been in the exact same situation as the OP, and I simply dragged and dropped the Starcraft 2 folder from my HDD to my SSD and it worked fine.
Confirmed. Plays online fine. CASE CLOSED!
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