Co-exists application having same hives ,start menu and %localappdata%

I have an application 6.0 and 6.1 App which having same start menu folder shortcut pointing to  installdir is different, One registry key to same target in reg hive and %localappdata% having same destination.folder.How handle to this situation .

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Posted by: anonymous_9363 5 years ago
Red Belt
Virtualise one of them. Or both. Other than that, your option will be to ask the vendor to re-code their application.

Quite why anyone would expect a point upgrade of an application to use different registry keys and/or folders is beyond me.
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