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Some Windows 8 install-able apps have a large size. Rather than download it again on a different PC that I have, is it possible to copy an installed app from the first PC?

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This maybe helpful programmerfish.com/how-to-create-portable-version-of-windows-8 –  Simon Nov 15 '13 at 12:47
    
This may also be of assistance rmprepusb.com/tutorials/win8togo –  Simon Nov 16 '13 at 12:13
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You can't copy installed application. Because it fully merged with registry. So there is no use of it.

Better you search standalone installer for that application or make a ghost of 1st to 2nd.

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Just take a look at this page : http://www.ghacks.net/2013/01/09/how-to-move-installed-windows-8-apps-to-another-drive/ it may help ya

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