Program Files

Program filesProgram Files is a folder first found in Microsoft Windows 95 and included in all later versions of Microsoft Windows that stores the software programs install on your computer. By default this directory is found on the root directory of your primary hard drive: C:\Program Files. If you're using a version of Windows that is English this directory may be translated into a different name as shown in the examples below.

Danish = Programmer
French = Programmes
German = Programme
Italian = Programmi
Norwegian = Programfiler
Portuguese = Arquivo de Programas
Spanish = Archivos de programa
Swedish = Program

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Also see: File, Folder, Operating system terms, Program