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How can I change the location the blizzard downloader is installed???

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I need to download the SC2 client because I lost the disc and I have a new hard drive. But my C drive is only 32GB and I don't have enough space but I have a 1tb storage. I accidently selected the wrong location and it started downloading on my C drive but there isn't enough space. When I cancelled it I tried it again but it didn't ask me this time, it automatically began downloading it in the same location, I have tried it numerous times but it won't ask so how do I change the location path now?
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Are you deleting the files it downloads after cancelling it?

I believe it'll just start where it left off if you cancel the download.
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Are you deleting the files it downloads after cancelling it?

I believe it'll just start where it left off if you cancel the download.
Yes I did delete them.

and deleted in the recycle bin after. I also tried re downloading the client. That did not work.
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I got it

Navigate to and delete this registry key:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\\Software\\Blizzard Entertainment\\Downloader\\
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I got it

Navigate to and delete this registry key:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\\Software\\Blizzard Entertainment\\Downloader\\
Ok... got that well after a while it the blizzard downloader just fails. Now I had this problem months ago when I bought the game but it didn't matter because I had the disc so I could just install it from the disc and didn't need the blizzard thing. Is there anyway I can just download the game directly? Because this other thing just has never worked for me.

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That's tough. Aside from going to non-blizzard channels, I don't think so.

I take it that you've also tried disabling peer 2 peer in the downloader?
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That's tough. Aside from going to non-blizzard channels, I don't think so.

I take it that you've also tried disabling peer 2 peer in the downloader?
no... I will try that.
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I think I figured it out... looked in the folder and is said something about macOS so I think I downloaded the wrong version... lol
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