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Error "A required privilege is not held by the client" When running and EXE file

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#1 _LSSJCharizard_


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Posted 25 February 2017 - 09:33 PM

Hello. I have been experiencing the error "A required privilege is not held by the client" whenever running an EXE file. Now, thing is programs are working fine, even though technically programs run from .exe files. I really don't know anything else to say about this. As of now, I am running /sfc scannow


OS: Windows 10


Note: This only happens on some files, like it happens on git's installer, and ChromeSetup.exe works.


Edit: /sfc scannow finished, no problems found. Already tried System Restore. I really don't want to reset my PC through Windows 10, as it will be a pain to reinstall all of my apps. Yes, I have used Ninite, but a lot of my apps aren't on Ninite so...


Screenshot: http://imgur.com/fv7jRxM

Edited by _LSSJCharizard_, 26 February 2017 - 01:17 PM.

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Posted 27 February 2017 - 01:29 PM

Are you signed into the computer as NoahG?  You might try moving the program to C:\Temp and see if you can run it from there.

#3 _LSSJCharizard_

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Posted 27 February 2017 - 06:57 PM

Im sorry, I was too lazy to edit it. I followed through and reset my pc with the keep files option. Everything is fine. Sorry! 



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