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Windows user account control (UAC) ?


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#1 nu2this

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Posted 05 December 2014 - 09:52 AM

Hello,

 

I'm trying to copy a downloaded file to a program but get the "Administrator permission required" message. I am the administrator on this home computer and believe that I can change settings of the UAC.

 

Understanding that , if I lower the settings will that allow me to copy this program?

 

Additionally, once I have done that, can I once again go back, undo this and return to the previous higher settings?

 

Here's hoping that someone can understand my poorly phrased question,



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Posted 05 December 2014 - 01:36 PM

Understanding UAC  in Win 7

 

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/products/features/user-account-control

 

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