Install directory

You should really be able to choose where to install the engine. Right now with new launcher it seems like it forces you to install it on C: - I really dislike this…

Hello @order66,

With
version 1.0, you have to manually extract the zip file into your directory of choice. There is no restriction on the drive you install Lumberyard on, only that the folders in the install path contain no spaces and no folders with 2 or less letters in its name.

With version 1.1, we introduced an installer that walks you through the installation process and offers you an option for where to install Lumberyard. When you first open the installer, there is an Options button that when you click on it, you can choose the installation path:

Thanks. Please let us know if there is anything else we can help out with.