Where does STO install?
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Join Date: Dec 2007
01-13-2010, 11:47 AM
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Why is Cryptic installing this game in the Users\Public\Games folder on my Win7 system, which doesn't even exist until the installer runs? How is this a proper procedure. If this is an x86 application, it should, as it always has been, installed in the program files directory... in my case \Program Files (x86)...
To maintain my sanity, I force it to install where it should be installed.
The user's folders are for storing user files, not for running applications!
I consider this to be a bug.
I've had enough of newer programs that follow this 'don't install to program files' bull@##% that MS is trying to push. Programs go in program files, simple as that.
END of discussion!