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#1 j roberts

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Posted 15 September 2005 - 04:17 PM

I recently tried to download the software that is needed to play poker on the Paradise Poker site and received the following message:

You do not have access to make the required system configuration modifications. Please rerun this installation from an administrators account.

This is a home PC running Windows ME and I am not aware of multiple accounts. Any help would be appreciated.
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#2 River_Rat

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Posted 16 September 2005 - 07:00 AM

1 - Is your computer part of a home network?
2 - Do you get a log on box when starting your computer?
3 - Have you checked for spyware &/or malware?

See this article:
Taking out the trash

See this article:
The Parisite Fight

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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/ind...showtutorial=62

Try these free tools.

Trendmicro (free virus scan only)
http://housecall.trendmicro.com/

Ewido (free Trojan Scan)
http://www.ewido.net/en/download/

Adware SE (update after installing)
http://www.lavasoftusa.com/software/adaware/

Spybot S&D (update after installing)
http://www.download.com/Spybot-Search-Dest...4-10122137.html

#3 pip22

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Posted 18 September 2005 - 02:12 PM

The software you are trying to install may be for windows XP only - which does have multiple accounts, one of which is called 'Administrator'.




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