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    Put in new HDD and ghosted old C drive. Doesn't matter if it's a new dl or an established program Won't establish or recognize a path, ie: C:\Program Files (x86)\Everything\Everything.exe The specified path does not exist. check the path and then try again.
    Wednesday, February 20, 2013 10:04 PM


  • Hi,

    Are you able to open the Windows Explorer, find the .exe file and double click it to launch the program?

    If so, you can manually recreate the shortcut.

    If not, please perform an In-Place upgrade to repair system.
    How to Perform an In-Place Upgrade on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 & Windows Server 2008 R2

    Also, check if there are virus and on your computer.

    Tracy Cai
    TechNet Community Support

    • Marked as answer by tracycai Monday, February 25, 2013 9:04 AM
    Friday, February 22, 2013 7:34 AM