Posted by Stefan Kanthak on Apr 30

Hi @ll,

Microsoft still ships Windows with and lets it create user-writable
directories below the “Windows” directory %SystemRoot% — despite
that, with exception of %SystemRoot%Temp, they are all used to
store DATA and SHOULD have been placed below %ProgramData% alias
%SystemDrive%ProgramData instead!

JFTR: %ProgramData% was introduced with Windows Vista more than 15
(in words: FIFTEEN) years ago, but Microsoft obviously…
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