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post #1 of 20
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do you guys install game on seperate partition or in the C drive?
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post #2 of 20
Well I only have 1 partition, but it's doable and won't cause any problems with shortcuts or anything, it all gets installed cleanly.

You just have to worry about where you install it will be different from everyone else.
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post #3 of 20
It doesn't really matter. So download it anywhere u want.
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post #4 of 20
I personally install my games on a different array that's not my OS.
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post #5 of 20
Yeah I install my games on a separate partition.
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post #6 of 20
I don't like partitions. Fragmenting becomes confusing. I'd rather just buy a new hardrive.

To answer the question I install games on another drive.
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post #7 of 20
Yes, drive C (40GB) for windows & drive D for data, games
    
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post #8 of 20
i install games on the Cdrive but i only dowload stuff on my slave drives.
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post #9 of 20
I keep mine on a different drive along with everything else I want to keep. That way when windows has a brain fart and I feel like a clean install I don't lose everything.
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post #10 of 20
I like them on my OS partition, because it is the fastest drive. There's no point in me putting games on a different drive that's going to be slower anyway.

Everyone does it differently, though.
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