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post #1 of 12
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When i install games on my 1 tb hdd sometimes games like FSX and BF2 will have a file in My Documents with stuff in it. Do i have to worry about that filling my ssd up
post #2 of 12
No...99 times out of 100 those files are your save games and settings. They never really get bigger than a few Mb at most
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This is what I did,I moved my documents,my downloads,and temp internet folders to my storage drive too.
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Amoco, how do u move it and stuff just drag the folder or is there different way
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You bought an SSD to speed thing up!
And then you want to move everything off of it?

Sounds like you're letting that SSD rule you
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Quote:
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Amoco, how do u move it and stuff just drag the folder or is there different way
My Documents and Downloads properties and then the Location tab.
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post #7 of 12
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You bought an SSD to speed thing up!
And then you want to move everything off of it?

Sounds like you're letting that SSD rule you
Lol, well if you have a limited capacity boot drive.......
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Lol, well if you have a limited capacity boot drive.......
What do you mean by that

I'm not saying, use the drive for storage!
I'm just saying, let the drive do its job!
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post #9 of 12
if you have steam, and need to move games off it, use Junctions to do so. creating shortcuts for steam games outside the directory where steam installs them NEVER works.
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post #10 of 12
Hit your user name in the start menu, right click the folder and change destination, I always keep all them folders on another drive now. I've restarted so many games forgetting to move or save the folder, no more!
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