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Windows 7: How do I install Programs with appdata on seperate drives?

24 Jan 2014   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate X64
Dont know where the smiley came from


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24 Jan 2014   #12

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Please notice: if any issues or questions regarding the procedure described in that tutorial, post your follow-up questions there instead of this thread. It helps to keep things simple :).

Read the warnings (highlighted red) at the beginning of the tutorial thread really carefully!
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24 Jan 2014   #13
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Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

Plus this part from the PDF, it tripped me up the first time.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari
EDIT: Based on my own experience, sysprep does not always like Windows Media Player Network
Sharing Service (WMPNetworkSvc). Reason is unknown to me. If you get an error message when trying
to run the XML script, end the service and try again.
Type this to Command Prompt to stop the mentioned service and press Enter:
net stop WMPNetworkSvc
Now run the script with sysprep command once again.
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