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Windows - Installing to a Secondary or External Drive

If you want to conserve space on your system drive, you can save an instrument's library folder (STEAM for Omnisphere, Keyscape, Trilian and SAGE for StylusRMX) to a secondary or external drive instead. 

Before installing, it is import to determine the current format of your hard drive.

For Format Guidelines, see here.

Once you have confirmed that your drive is properly formatted, proceed with these steps

  1. Create a new folder called “Spectrasonics Libraries” on your external/secondary drive
  2. Run the appropriate installer for your instrument/operating system
  3. When you're asked to Select Folder for Data, select Browse, and select the “Spectrasonics Libraries” folder you created from step #1 Screen_Shot_2019-12-09_at_2.21.30_PM_(1)   
  4. Complete the installation



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