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Windows 7: Two program folders

05 Mar 2010   #1

Vista 32bit
Two program folders

I just installed Win 7 Pro (x64) and so far everything seems to be working fine. I do notice 2 Program Folders one of them has X86 . Does this mean that 32 bit programs get installed is the x86 folder and 64 bit ones in the regular Program folder? TKs

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05 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Enterprise (x64); Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64)

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