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Windows 7: problem with google chrome

25 Apr 2014   #1
edd78

windows home premium 64 bit
 
 
problem with google chrome

hi
when i click on google chrome it always asks for admin password it happened after i used the troubleshoot tool as google chrome was not opening.
And when i download a file ect as i click on open file location nothing happens. but on my admin account it works ok


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26 Apr 2014   #2
nooruddin76

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

that's normal .. if ur a standard user ..then it will ask you for a admin password when you open chrome ..and if your an admin (user) then it doesn't ask for the password
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26 Apr 2014   #3
edd78

windows home premium 64 bit
 
 

hi
thank for the reply
before i did the the troubleshoot Compatibility it was opening without asking for the admin password. is there anyway of changing this
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27 Apr 2014   #4
A Guy

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Try this:

Right click the Chrome icon> Properties> Compatibility> Uncheck Run this program as administrator

A Guy
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27 Apr 2014   #5
edd78

windows home premium 64 bit
 
 

hi
when i clicked on to uncheck the run as administrator its not highlighted so i cant uncheck it
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27 Apr 2014   #6
A Guy

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Where is the shortcut? Pinned to taskbar, on the desktop, start menu? Perhaps delete it and create a new one by right clicking on chrome.exe in the installation folder (Program Files(x86)?), see if the new shortcut has the option clickable. A Guy
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27 Apr 2014   #7
edd78

windows home premium 64 bit
 
 

hi
i had the shortcut pinned to the taskbar so i removed it then i found the chrome.exe but not in programs x86. it has the admin password symbol on the chrome logo
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