Old 07-02-2009, 12:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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When a software, like IrfanView, is identified as portable, what does it mean ???

Can this software be used in a PC as normal - where it is installed to a folder within C:/Program Files - and has Start Menu shortcuts ???

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Old 07-02-2009, 03:21 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Portable means that it does not need to be installed.
You can place it in a folder and create a shortcut to the exe
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Old 07-04-2009, 02:05 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You can also install the program onto a USB stick and take it and use it on different computers, providing that the operating systems are compatible.
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Old 07-13-2009, 06:58 PM   #4 (permalink)
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portable softwares are very small and ready to run appz you can carry it on a USB drive and run directly from it.......... they are very useful and dosen't take more space
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