Hi Jim, FYI. Just a quick clarification here. The reason Windows 7 and some versions of Vista have two different Program Files directories is for backwards compatibility with older 32-bit software. All newer applications---that is all 64-bit applications---are installed to c:\Program Files by default, but older 32-bit applications such as your games are installed to c:\Program Files (x86) because they were compiled for the older x86 processors and not the x64 processors of today. Basically, that second Program Files directory is there for backwards compatibility sake, and isn't specific to Windows 7 either. Every 64-bit version of Windows has this convention.
Cheers! On 11/23/11, Jim Kitchen <j...@kitchensinc.net> wrote: > Hi Lenron, > > Yes, I have been told that Windows 7 presents another little problem with > installing my games. The thing is, Windows 7 apparently has two program > files areas and my winkit install goes to one and the rest of the games go > to the other. Below is a message that I read from a lady that explains it > and tells how she fixed it. I hope that it helps. --- Gamers mailing list __ Gamers@audyssey.org If you want to leave the list, send E-mail to gamers-unsubscr...@audyssey.org. You can make changes or update your subscription via the web, at http://mail.audyssey.org/mailman/listinfo/gamers_audyssey.org. All messages are archived and can be searched and read at http://email@example.com. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the management of the list, please send E-mail to gamers-ow...@audyssey.org.