No programs or apps after upgrading to Windows 10
- The "Program Files" directory is not located on the system drive.
- The "Program Files (x86)" directory is not located on the system drive.
- The "ProgramData" directory was relocated from the default location on the "%systemdrive%" drive (the drive that contains the Windows directory).
Relocation of the "ProgramData," “Program Files” or "Program Files / x86" directory is not supported in Windows. In order to upgrade to Windows 10 these folder must be on the system drive.
For more information about the Microsoft policy on relocating the "Users" and "ProgramData" directories, see Knowledge Base article 949977.
Article ID: 3086105 - Last Review: 08/04/2015 00:32:00 - Revision: 2.0