Copying Programs from 1 HD to Another

By JMHar
Jan 7, 2006
  1. If I copy the programs in my "Programs Files" folder from my old machine to the "Programs Files" folder on my new machine, will the programs work or would I be wasting my time? I've never tried this before so I don't know what to expect.
  2. blue_dragon

    blue_dragon TS Rookie Posts: 190

    I dont thik this will work because you would have to register all the dll's and make new entries in the registry :knock: :dead: :bounce:
  3. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446

    You have to re-install programs on the new PC.
  4. JMHar

    JMHar TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Say it ain't so, Joe. Say it ain't so.

    I figured this was the case.
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