First, I recommend you login an administrator account to install Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable.
Second, I recommend you check the settings in the Local Group Policy Editor. To do so: Start>>Run>>Type “gpedit.msc”
Third, User Account Control (UAC) can help you prevent unauthorized changes to your computer. It works by prompting you for permission when a task requires
administrative rights, such as installing software or changing settings that affect other users.
We don't recommend turning User Account Control off. If you do turn it off, you should turn it back on as soon as possible.
Open User Accounts by clicking the
Start button , clicking Control Panel, clicking
User Accounts and Family Safety (or clicking User Accounts, if you are connected to a network domain), and then clicking
Turn User Account Control on or off. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
Use User Account Control (UAC) to help protect your computer check box to turn on UAC, or clear the check box to turn off UAC, and then click
If you have any other concerns, please feel free to let me know.