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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 24 Correct location for STO
02-04-2010, 01:16 AM
I just got the DVD-ROM and after I started the install, it is now patching - the message said it was going to download 10gb - which is huge and will take a long time (even on high speed DSL)

My concern is in reading what's been posted here. I have VISTA and when the program was installed, it selected the Program Files directory, not the \Users\Public\Games\Cryptic Studios.

Since the download and install will take all night, I don't want to have to do that all over again.

Should I cancel and start over?

Note - I have the beta STO installed and that is in the \Users\Public\Games\Cryptic Studios\ directory. Nowhere did I read that it had to be uninstalled . In fact, I thought it was good that the DVD-ROM version did select a different location so that the beta version was not over-written.

What now?