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It is TNS_ADMIN in the registry HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/ORACLE/HOME0 level
Or HOME1 etc if you have more than on home.

It can also be set as a system environment variable.
Control Panel
System
Environment Tab
System variable

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On a Windows client installation, does anyone know what controls the
location of tnsnames.ora? Is it some registry variable? We have a Windows
install that can't seem to find its tnsnames.ora. Thanks.

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