Visual Studio 2012 Ultimate Installation

I am trying to install Visual Studio 2012 Ultimate on my E drive.  For reasons unknown Microsoft is not offering an option to do this.

I am looking for a method to select my E drive.

Please advise.
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Howard BashSenior Software EngineerAsked:
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Big MontySenior Web Developer / CEO of ExchangeTree.org Commented:
are you running the installer as an admin?
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GaryCommented:
Create a symbolic link to your E: drive
e.g.

mklink "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 11.0" "E:\the-path-you-want\Microsoft Visual Studio 11.0"

It should now install the files on the E: drive
But you should read this
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/heaths/archive/2012/03/07/why-visual-studio-11-requires-space-on-the-system-drive.aspx
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mrwad99Commented:
Just as a sidenote, installing applications on a separate partition is not as good an idea as it might sound.  You may think that it will prevent reinstalling the app should you need to reinstall Windows; this is never the case though as huge apps like VS will write files all over the place as the link above by GaryC123 mentions.

Installing apps on another partition is only useful IMO if the installer used offers a "portable" install option, where everything is written to the chosen directory.
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