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  • i have just bought a vista laptop and it won't allow me to install all my old software as the security won't let me install stuff i want on my laptop

     

    are there ways i can get by this 

    Thursday, May 24, 2007 4:47 PM

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  • If installer detection doesn't allow the OS to figure out your intent (i.e. installing software), you can still be explicit:

    Right-click on the exe and chose "Run as administrator".

    Thursday, May 24, 2007 8:42 PM