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C:\?Program Files Entries in Registry?

  1. #1


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    Posts : 275
    Windows 8.1 64 bit

    C:\?Program Files Entries in Registry?


    Whilst trying to fix a program which was not loading correctly at start-up, I noticed I have many registry entries referreing to C:\?Program Files instead of C:\Program Files. Why is this and should I change the references to to C:\Program Files?

    Would a registry cleaner such as CCleaner sort out the issue?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 123
    Windows 8.1


    Would a Registry Cleaner such as CCleaner sort out the issue?
    No.

    I would not fiddle about in the Registry, leave it alone.

    I have loads of such entries. There is no 'issue' at all.

    Un-install and Re-install the Application.
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  3. #3


    I have 2075 in the registry of my Win 8.1.1 Pro X64 system. Definitely normal.
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  4. #4


    "?" is for "any Character"
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  5. #5


    UK
    Posts : 275
    Windows 8.1 64 bit


    Thanks - I'll leave it well alone then!
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C:\?Program Files Entries in Registry?
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