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How do I make Origin play my games from another HDD??

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Hello,

I am about to install origin but I want to know if can have it install my games to another HD.

I have 2 drives. One is SSD (Corsair M4) the other is a Seagate 1tb HD.

I have created a folder for my games on my Seagate (G:/Games) That is where I would like to have all my games.

How would I go about doing this??

Any help would be really appreciated smile.gif

Thank you.
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post #2 of 5
Yes, you can! Go into Origin's settings (gear icon), you can change the download/install directory to your HDD instead of your SSD by default.
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Hmm, I tried that and this is the message I got:

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I am trying to move it to my G:/Games folder on my 1tb drive.
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I think your forward slash needs to be replaced with a backslash in the file path, it should be G:\Games

-EDIT-
You're not trying to install BF3 beta are you? The beta ended awhile ago..
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Lol, no I have the full BF3 game it's just window is blocking it in the picture..

Also, my slash is perfect.. Not sure why this is happening..

Here is a pic of where I am trying to install the games to:

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EDIT:

I think I got it to work by making a directory on my G: called

"G:\Program Files\Origin Games\"

I just have to try downloading BF3 now to see if it worked.. Wish I could have named it something else though..errhh
Edited by Plagasx - 11/20/11 at 5:01pm
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