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I just noticed some of my softwares and games were installed in the "wrong" folder. Installing them all over again can be a pain. Is that important though?

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It doesn't matter at all. Its just a convention, but doesn't change anything when it comes to execution.

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Installation location does not affect performance. A 64-bit app will always be 64-bit no matter where it's installed.

  • The location where the program is installed only affects how the programs are organized. The program binaries are still the same, and a 64-bit application will always be 64-bit. This holds regardless of where the app is installed, whether it's in either Program Files folder or elsewhere on the system.
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No.

Or, at least, it shouldn't be. The separate ones exist so you have a clear visual separation of your 32 and 64 bit apps. At least, from when we used to care bout such things.

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