Formatted PC, origin not launching! (moved folder to other hard drive) Tags: PC gaming Battlefield Hard Drives Video Games Last response: March 13, 2012 2:39 AM in Video Games Share casemods March 12, 2012 7:54:41 PM ok so I formatted windows and installed a fresh copy and moved origin/bf3 folders to another hard drive so I didn't have to download 12gb + 4gb patch again now origin won't run wondering what I should do windows 7 ultimate 64 bit legit copy of bf3 More about : formatted origin launching moved folder hard drive casualcolors March 12, 2012 8:31:06 PM Origin needs to be installed on the same drive that your operating system is installed on. m 0 l DM186 March 13, 2012 12:29:12 AM ^+1 Sorry to say you will have to do the download 12gb + 4gb patch. I know you didn't want to hear that. I feel for you and Good luck m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer casemods March 13, 2012 2:39:40 AM casualcolors said:Origin needs to be installed on the same drive that your operating system is installed on. It did not need to be on the windows OS partition before are the game files + patch files able to be copied over? I mean, will origin see them as legit files and not re-download them if I re-install origin? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedExternal Hard drive reads in Mac and not windows it was originally formatted in windows Forum SolvedOne of my internal hard drives is failing - can I move everything to the other drive after backing up data? Forum Desperately trying to recover folders from formatted External Hard Drive Forum SolvedCan't format my external hard drive to anything other than NTFS Forum My 2nd hard drive needs formating but has windows folder in it (not my os, my mates old HDD) Forum SolvedUsing used, formatted hard drive as main hd in new pc Forum external hard drive formatted for MAC... how do I reformat for PC Forum SolvedPC will not boot with other hard drive connected Forum SolvedI have a hard drive seperated in 2 partitions, but my pc won't recognise the other one Forum PC is freezing when using programs from drives other than the Local Disk (C:). Hard Drive failure? Forum formatted my new pc's hard drive no Os no BIOS :(((!!!! Forum Moved my xp hard drive to my new i3 pc-cannot reinstall xp on i3 Forum Mysteriously Dead Hard Drive Seems to Be Trying to Kill Other PC's... Forum SolvedIf I move my hard drive to my new pc and reinstall windows 7 , will it boot? Forum SolvedMoving hard drive to a new pc Forum Can master hard drives be moved without formatting? Forum Moving Windows 8.1 to a new hard drive (same pc) Forum SolvedHard drive not being recognized after format/ swapping to another PC. Forum how to format my sky hard drive to work for my pc. Forum Problem with folder files that need formatting on my portable hard drives. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !