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[SOLVED] Locating Config file in windows 8

#1
This my first time asking for help from a community like this but, I was wondering where would the config files for Xonotic would be in a windows 8 file system.

I had played Xonotic previously on windows xp before a few months ago my desktop had crashed and turns out the motherboard had died out or something according to the pc repair guy, but thankfully I copied a bunch of stuff on my documents, along with what i can see my config file I had for xonotic that was in a SavedGames folder. Smile

the only problem is that as I said before, I cannot seem to find where the config files for Xonotc would be in windows 8 so that I can just stick my old cfg file with the Xonotic that I use on windows 8.

I had a nice looking hud that I made in the editor, and I was glad I didn't loose it.
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#2
It should be in the same or at least similar directory than before. You may want to search your 'Personal Files' folder for that. It should be there in 'SavedGames'.
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#3
okay. I see it now. Thanks! I'm still trying to get used to windows 8.1
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#4
For the sake of completeness, I'll mention the easiest way to find out: open the Xonotic console (shift escape) and type
Code:
which config.cfg

This will tell you where the config.cfg file is, no matter what OS you use. Of course the config.cfg file has to exist for this to work.
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