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Plugin folders under user profile instead of program files


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I'd like it if Paint.net's plugin folders were under the user profile, inside AppData.

Currently, the default method of trying new plugins is a bit of a pain, since every time you copy or delete the plugins, you have to go throug UAC.

Personally, I have made a symlink from under Paint.net's folder to my profile, but this only works on single-user machines. If anyone else wanted to do the same, they could not. Additionally, every time I update Paint.net, I have to remake the symlink because the updater replaces it with a normal folder.

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