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Windows 7: Where are all my programs?

09 Apr 2012   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Yes, I'll have to agree with henrywilliams. While I'm not discounting imaging programs in the least bit, having your application media or install files backed up should be a no brainer as well.

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09 Apr 2012   #12

Windows 7 Pro X64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DeaconFrost View Post
Yes, I'll have to agree with henrywilliams. While I'm not discounting imaging programs in the least bit, having your application media or install files backed up should be a no brainer as well.
I agree, but it can be problematic if you have any significant pre-installed software on a prebuilt PC or laptop.

(My Compaq laptop, vintage 2008, came only with MS Works. As I had a separate Office license, I was happy enough to discard everything that came on the laptop.)
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10 Apr 2012   #13

Windows 7

Have a look under this registry key for "rogue" entries
Default Programs - Remove a Listed Program
Then I hope you will back up the registry key before deleting/changing anything.

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