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#1 Rob the Newbie

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Posted 11 December 2008 - 12:03 PM

I know that UAC is one more extra level of security, but there is a program that I use often that continually asks me if I should allow it to run or not. IS there not any way that I can make it so that Vista trusts this program (e.g., like it does Word and Excel) and stop asking me this?

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Posted 11 December 2008 - 03:04 PM

I believe this article should help you:
http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/window-on-windows/?p=635
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#3 Rob the Newbie

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Posted 12 December 2008 - 01:45 PM

Thank-you. I had found this earlier and it was not QUITE what I wanted, but upon further examination of the overall blag, this:

http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/window-o...;tag=rbxccnbtr1

was pretty well what I needed. I just wish I could easily tell Vista the Program "X" is as reliable as Word.

Anyway, thanks!

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Posted 13 December 2008 - 08:22 AM

This is an interesting tool that I tried a while ago: http://www.nortonlabs.com/inthelab/uac.php
It's a beta, but it may be able to help you out.
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