Usually when this happens, I start a monitoring tool like Total Uninstall, then start the game, play a bit and make a savegame. Then I quit and let TU create the changelog. Wham, I can see exactly where the game put the savegame.
System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom-built OS Windows 7 Professional SP1 32-bit CPU Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4GHz, overclocked to 2.7GHz Motherboard Asus PL5D2 Memory 4GB DDR2-667 (4x1GB in dual-channel config) Graphics Card nVidia GeForce 9800 GT Sound Card Creative X-Fi XtremeMusic Monitor(s) Displays Acer Screen Resolution 1920x1200 (DVI)
Keyboard Standard Mouse Microsoft wireless optical mouse PSU Antec TruePower 2.0 Case Cooler Master Centurion Cooling various fans Hard Drives OCZ SSD Vertex Plus 60GB SATA (Firmware 3.55), 64MB cache
Hitachi HD321KJ SATA, 320GB, 7200rpm, 16MB cache Internet Speed DSL; ~330KB/sec down, ~110KB/sec up Other Info Have a laptop too :) (Compaq CQ60 also with Win7 Pro SP1 32-bit)
Drives in both systems:
C: - Windows 7 + apps. Pagefile is fixed size and located at the very end of the partition.
D: - various temp files/cache for Firefox and apps/games.
E: - videos, music, misc. storage, torrent downloads, etc.
System Manufacturer/Model Number Evesham OS Windows 7 64 Home Premium CPU Intel Core 2 Duo E6700 @ 2.66Ghz (stock) Motherboard Foxconn P9657AA-8KS2H Memory Corsair XMS DDR2 6GB Graphics Card Leadtek Winfast PX8800 GTX Sound Card Creative XF-I Sounblaster Extreme Audio Monitor(s) Displays NEC MultiSync LCD 20" (2070WNX) Screen Resolution 1680 x 1050 (Maximum Supported Resolution for GPU)
Keyboard Logitech Deluxe 650 Cordless Mouse Logitech MX1000 Laser PSU Epsilon 600W Case Evesham Xpider Black/Silver Cooling Stock Hard Drives WD Caviar Green 1TB (WD10EARS-00Y5B1)
Primary drive with Win 7 (Location 0)
WD 320GB (WD3200JS-00PDB0)
Slave drive (Win XP 32 bit) which will eventually be used for storage and backup (Location 1) Internet Speed 10Mb Connection (Avg @ 7.5Mb)