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Windows 7: Changing Primary Hardrive

02 Sep 2009   #11

Win7 64 bits FR

What about creating a mlink with the Program Files?

Also, back in XP, I was able to change the default installation directory of programs by changing the path in Regedit.

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02 Sep 2009   #12
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1

...or install big programs (eg games) onto empty hard-drive.

lots of options! :)
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