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I Recently Lost my RAID 0 OS drives and I haven't played any of my games and I really want to play BF3 again.

I am back up on an older drive, is there a way to install Origin and then let it know where I have my Origin games already installed? So that I don't have to spend 3 hours downloading a game?
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It should auto detect them.
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Check this topic

and like i said in that thread, put bf3 folder in the origin games folder. Do what the other person said or try right clicking bf3 in origin and choosing repair install.
Although thinking now, i don't see how that would work because origin would read the game as not being installed
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It did not auto dectect. And I do not see the Repair install action.

However after a bit of tinkering i went to my setrtings and remembered to change the "where to install folder"

three of my 5 games changed to "install now" immidiately I guess thats what was supposed to happen. I guess hawk's response made me realize this doh.gif
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