|10 Feb 2012||#1|
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Game patch is extracting to C(main), instead of D disk....
I have a problem. I installed a game, and I am applying patches to it.(CoD:WaW)
The thing is, I firstly installed game to D disk(where I install everything), and when I went to apply patches, they all first extracted themselves into C disk(I have no idea how to find it, I searched and everything, and can't find it), then they open as installer, and asks me where I want to install that patch, obviously, default target location(which is where the game is installed- D disk).
So, my problem is that, when I apply those patches, they extract themselves to C disk, instead of D disk. And I don't have lot of space on C disk, Little more then 3 GB now(38GB total, and D disk has a bunch more GB's), so it wont let me finish applying patches.
Please, if anyone understand what I'm saying, and knows possible solution, please, advise me. Anything will help.
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|11 Feb 2012||#2|
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hi Mawfaka, and welcome to sevenforums,
the patches are in a compressed format, similar to zip. so when you run them, they have to first extract/unpack/unzip themselves to get to the actual install program.
they will extract to your system's temp folder, which by default is usually c:\windows\temp
if you want to change this location, try these steps:
click on start-orb >> right-click on computer >> properties >> advanced system settings >> environment variables >> edit the location of TEMP and TMP to something like d:\temp
then start windows explorer and actually make a new folder in d: called temp
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