Update: I retested and it turns out this was an issue on my side. Updating the heading.
Setup: Win7x32, Platform version: 14.4.3
Background: was having an issue with the Start.exe process so I tried re-downloading the platform installer. There were a lot of programs under the
1. Download the program and launch
2. Save to external drive (in this case J:\)
Defect: contents of Portable apps subfolder J:\PortableApps were deleted
Expected results: a prompt to ask about removal of folder contents.
I had recent a backup so I didn't lose anything, just wanted to make you aware.