|07 May 2009||#3|
| || |
In addition to what Brink said, in most cases when you install a program, it is not only copying files to a location under Program Files - it is also usually copying files to either somewhere in the windows tree (DLLs) or else somewhere in the users tree (Settings files). Without those in place there is a slightly better than even chance that your app simply will not work.
Even worse, though, is that almost *all* program write info to the registry, and those are usually more required for operation than the files can be - usually without the appropriate reg entries about 75% of programs will fail.
Therefore, the best bet is to simply re-install them.
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: How to install program files|
|Program refusing to install in standard program files folder||Software|
|How do I backup & restore system and program files to a new OS install||Backup and Restore|
|Cannot install games into Program Files (x86)||Gaming|
|86 program files in new 64 bit custom install.||General Discussion|
|Why did Win 7 install my 64bit app in the Program Files x86 folder?||Software|
|cant install to program files||Software|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:27 PM.