Saturday, 28 May 2011

How To Change Default Location of Program Files Folder[Registry]

By default, the installation of any windows program is done in the [System Drive]/Program Files directory and in the case you want to change this setting, a simple registry hack is enough.

First open the registry editor by typing regedit in your run command. Then navigate to the following key:

From there, change the value of "ProgramFiles", or "ProgramFilesDir" as per your need. I hope this helps. :)