24

Where Does Microsoft Store Install Games? Find the Answer Here

https://www.minitool.com

If you are a Windows 10 game player, you can search for games in different platforms. For example, Windows Store, Steam, as well as some other formal game downloading web sites. Windows Store and Steam are two commonly used platforms for you to download Windows 10 games.
The Windows 10 games’ downloaded files should be saved on a special location on your computer. But, you can’t find that location after trying.
Then:
Where are Windows games stored?
Where does Microsoft Store install games?
Where are Steam games stored?
You may be concerned about the above questions. In this article, we will talk about the Windows 10 games location issue.
Windows 10 Game Location
Usually, no matter where you have downloaded the Windows games and then installed it on your computer, the default Windows games location is C: > Program Files > WindowsApps.

By default, the WindowsApps folder is hidden on your computer. You need to show hidden folders and then try to access it.
However, when you want to access the Microsoft Store game install location, you will receive a warning saying You don’t currently have permission to access this folder.
After clicking Continue, you will receive another warning: You have been denied permission to access this folder.
Why you are not allowed to access the Windows 10 game location? Because you need strict administrative permission to access it. In a normal situation, there is no need to access this folder. But, if you want to open it and then move the game installations files to another location, you need to first take ownership of that folder.

Read »
GUOYAWEN's picture
Created by GUOYAWEN 32 weeks 1 day ago – Made popular 32 weeks 1 day ago
Category: Technology   Tags: