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For the folks who downloaded FAR CRY 3

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You have a extra 9 gb file on your hard-drive. That does not need to be there. This is mainly for the solid state drive people that are more space limited, or for the folks who run next to max hard drive capacity.

Step One
Open My Computer
Step Two
If you installed UPlay to your primary Windows drive. Select that Hard-Drive
Step Three
Go to the folder Users
Step Four
Open the folder of your windows user name
Step Five
Open the Folder Appdata
Step Six
Open the Folder Local
Step 7
Open the Folder Temp
Step 8
There should be a folder called Far Cry 3, Select this folder and delete it. If your using the recycling bin it will notify you that this folder is to large to send to the Bin, and if you want to delete it. Select Yes

Your done. You have successfully removed 9 gb of crap from your system. That your game did not need. Another Note You can delete everything in this folder. Do so, nothing is needed in that folder.


Kinda made me a bit mad when i found out that this section was not deleted after installation of the game. I kept wondering where all my hard drive space went. (SSD) I went looking for answers, to free up space. Came across this gem.


For the Advanced users Navigate here

C:\Users\(YOUR USER NAME)\AppData\Local\Temp
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so what is it?
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Moved.
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thanks, was a fail on my part.
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