The installation process will install Steam and Empire: Total War in the following folder by default:
If you are unable to install Empire: Total War on the C: drive or would like to install on a different drive, please follow the instructions below:
Note: If you already have Steam installed in your computer, you will need to uninstall it in order to select the installation path for it and Empire: Total War.
Insert Empire: Total War Disk 1 into your disk drive.
From the Start Menu select:
My Computer (Windows XP)
Computer (Windows Vista / Windows 7)
Right click on the disc drive that has Empire: Total War shown.
Locate and click on Setup
Select Install Empire: Total War
Choose the destination folder for Empire: Total War installed by selecting Browse.
The installation of Empire: Total War will now be installed on the desired location.
Please complete the rest of the installation as instructed.