Last year, Microsoft introduced the ability for selected users to download PC games to any folder on Windows 10 and 11 using the Xbox app. This feature, which makes the game installation process much easier, is now available to the general public.
Downloading PC games has never been easier
The new ability Windows 10 and Windows 11 Users download games anywhere on their PC from the Xbox appTherefore, remove the restrictions imposed on the game file.
Until now, users could only download PC games from the store WindowsApps folder only, Was at the root of the drive. In addition, users could not move or modify the files to other folders. This is all gone and the user can choose the folder where the game will be installed.
This feature allows users to back up their games so they can be restored in the future. It also makes it easy to download games via Microsoft PC Game Pass.There is also Added the ability for users to modify the game Therefore, it mimics Steam-like functionality from the Windows Store.
Another advantage is that this ability to save and download games to any folder can also be applied to existing games. Users simply select the game they downloaded via the Xbox app-> right-click on the game->[管理]Go to Options-> Enable new installation and game management features.
This new update for the Xbox app is now available to users of Windows 10 and 11. If you decide to use this feature, please let us know your thoughts on this feature in the comments below.