What is Program Files (x86) Folder in Windows 8.1 64-Bit (x64)?
The folder Program Files (x86) in Windows-8 and 8.1 (x64) is the Directory for 32 bit Programs and Program Files for 64 bit Programs
Such as my program Q-Dir_x64.
This is for clarity and order on the computer, but this has no effect for the programs. A x64 program is a x64 (64bit) program and x86 is a x86 (32 bit) program, no matter which folder it is stored.
Don't delete th x86 Program-Files folder!
...Create Windows 8 / 8.1 desktop shortcut for Program-Files and Program-Files(x86)!
| (Image-1) Program Files (x86) in Windows 8.1 x64 64-Bit!
FAQ 61: Updated on: January 30th 2014 23:28
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