Install Sync In Custom Path


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On Windows for me the program automatically installs to "%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\BitTorrent Sync" and I have found no way to change this. Is it possible?


It feels a bit strange to have a program installed in the user profile path and not in "Program Files".

My real problem is that I try to run the program as a service on a Windows Server 2008 (using SC.exe) but since the program is located under my user profile the service that is run from "Local System" can't access it.


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I'd like this feature to be brought back too. My install is system-wide and runs as a service, and it's pretty silly to have it in a specific user's profile for a system-wide install.


Of course the real underlying issue is that the BTSync team stubbornly refuse to support running BTSync as a service.

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