How to move the mods folder to another drive
This tutorial will show how to move your mods folder to another drive and make Plutonium use this folder in order to save space on your main drive.
I know there is a lot of text but it's actually really easy and quick. Just read it all and make sure you understand and you will be fine.
Step 0 ) Make sure your game is closed to avoid any conflict
Step 1 ) Create a folder named mods anywhere you want on the drive you want to store mods on. For this example I will put my mods folder in a WAW folder which is inside a Modding folder on my D drive but again yours can be anything as long as the folder you will use is named mods
Step 2 ) If you already have mods installed on Plutonium T4: press Windows + R, paste this: %localappdata%/Plutonium\storage\t4\mods and press Enter. Cut and paste (not copy and paste) everything inside here in your newly created mods folder. So for my example it will be in D:\Modding\WAW\mods
When the transfer is done delete the Plutonium mods folder (the one in %localappdata%/Plutonium\storage\t4\mods)
Step 3 ) If you already have mods installed on Steam: same instructions than for Plutonium T4 but this time replace the path with %localappdata%/Activision\CoDWaW\mods
Step 4 ) Open the Command Prompt as an administrator. Open the Windows search bar and type cmd. To open it as an administrator press CTRL+SHIFT+Enter or right click > Run as administrator
Step 5 ) Copy this in a notepad or in your browser url to edit it first: mklink /J "" ""
Step 6 ) The first parameter should be your Plutonium mods folder path. So for my example this will be C:\Users\Resxt\AppData\Local\Plutonium\storage\t4\mods. Even if the mods folder doesn't exist anymore you have to put mods at the end else your game won't detect the mods! This will create a mods folder automatically so don't worry about this.
Step 7 ) The second parameter is the path of your newly created mods folder, the one on your other drive so for my example this will be D:\Modding\WAW\mods.
The final result should be something like this: mklink /J "C:\Users\Resxt\AppData\Local\Plutonium\storage\t4\mods" "D:\Modding\WAW\mods"
Step 8 ) Copy the final result in the command prompt you opened and right click to paste it then press Enter. If everything is working the command prompt should write Junction created