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I'm trying to install 4.1.6 into a custom folder on my f: drive. The 4.1.6 installer won't accept that.


I've tried a ton of things. But the easiest reproduce-able sequence is to switch "c:" with "f:" on the folder selection screen. With c:, Next is enabled. But as soon as I change it to f:, the Next button is disabled.


Current Windows 10





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2 hours ago, iamhondo said:

Almost all other apps allow installation on a removable drive. So it's obviously not a Windows restriction.


Why not Paint.NET? 


It does since 2017. Instructions here: http://blog.getpaint.net/2017/07/21/portable-mode-in-paint-net-4-0-17/:

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4 hours ago, iamhondo said:

Why not Paint.NET?



Because it causes all sorts of really REALLY bad problems.


This way there's only 1 small problem; I think this is literally the 2nd or 3rd time in 10 years someone has asked about this.


Software reliability/quality is a statistical game sometimes.

The Paint.NET Blog: https://blog.getpaint.net/

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