How to Move League of Legends to Another Drive

Brithny posted on Aug 28, 2019 to PC Transfer | How-to Articles

Use EaseUS game mover to transfer games HDDs and SSDs without downloading them again. It's a fast and easy method that would greatly save your time and energy. You don't need an external hard drive, USB drive or other storage devices.

How Do You Move League of Legends to Another Drive

Many LOL gamers are looking for ways to change their game location. Here are some cases:

Case 1: "My question is once I boot up the pc and everything is running smoothly, how can I migrate League from my current HDD to the SSD? I know it is simple with steam games but I haven't seen an answer League specific anywhere."

Case 2: "I can't update because I'm running out of space. How to move LOL to another hard drive? Please respond ASAP."

Case 3: "Got a 500GB SSD and want to move all my games there to make them run faster. What is the best way? Thanks, not really pc savvy."

Steps to Change LOL Installation Location 

In fact, LOL transfer can be easily done with the help of EaseUS Todo PCTrans. This Easy PC transfer software helps transfer applications from one drive to another. It also has many other highlights:

  • Transfer or back up data from one PC to another
  • Transfer applications from one PC to another (Office, Email, Browser and more)
  • Transfer Windows accounts from one PC to another
  • Support Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1/10 & Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016/2019.

You need to connect your new SSD or HDD to your PC in advance. Then download this game mover and follow the details below:


For Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP

Step 1. Connect the destination drive to your computer

Where do you want to place the games from their original location? Use the correct way to connect the drive to your computer, where EaseUS Todo PCTrans is installed. Run the games transfer software, choose "App Migration" and then click "Start".

choose app migration to change the game location

Step 2. Choose the games you want to change the location

On the left bar, choose the original drive where your game programs are installed, locate the games and tick the checkboxes. Click "Browse" to choose the target drive as the file path. After all the selection, click "Transfer".

choose the destination location

Step 3. Transfer the games to the destination drive

The software will work on moving the selected games from the original location to your customized location. Wait for the process to finish.

click transfer to change the game location


The whole process takes a lot of time so you will have to be patient enough. Depending on the speed of your hard drive, RAM, and processor, it will be different for everybody. You can also try to manually change the LOL installation location by going to "Settings > Apps > Apps & features" > "Move". Not all games or apps have this feature to move to a different drive, you can try if you want. Compared with the manual way,  professional software is more reliable.


For Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP


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