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I just recently bought Minecraft and in the options it shows the location on disk is my C drive, but that is my SSD with my OS and I don't really want games on it and the likes... I know it is really small and everything, but I still want it elsewhere if possible...

Since there was no installer and thus no options as to where I wanted everything saved... Is there a way to move it with screwing up how it saves and accesses stuff? When I try to simply move it or something it just creates a new .minecraft folder in my AppData folder...

Thanks
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Hi
I just recently bought Minecraft and in the options it shows the location on disk is my C drive, but that is my SSD with my OS and I don't really want games on it and the likes... I know it is really small and everything, but I still want it elsewhere if possible...
Since there was no installer and thus no options as to where I wanted everything saved... Is there a way to move it with screwing up how it saves and accesses stuff? When I try to simply move it or something it just creates a new .minecraft folder in my AppData folder...
Thanks

I cant test this out as i am at college at the moment, but this link has a save manager which might allow you to change the location.

http://windows7themes.net/minecraft-save-file-location-windows-7.html
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