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Windows 7: Installing as any user does not have privileges

22 Jan 2010   #41
Capt.Jack Sparrow

Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit | Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit

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Hey hey! That did it! I logged in as Administrator with the Password I set and was able to go through the install fully. I used an account that is expired (gotta find my key/password I bought that had a 3 user license).

You guys are fan-freaking-tastic.

Man, looking back at it all, I wonder what the overall problem was here. Definitely seemed like Windows 7 went sideways with the permissions.
Glad that you got it working. Thank You for Posting Back
Yes Windows Vista as well as Windows 7 has lot of permission issue i guess it might be because of UAC maybe not i'm not sure. But most of the times in my experience Build-in admin used to do the trick.

Hope this helps,

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23 Jan 2010   #42

Windows 7 Professional x64

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I hope a Service Pack addresses these issues. Permissions are a core aspect of file management in an OS, and for them to be the least bit flaky might mean I'll be putting up with more of these issues! Ugh.

Anyways, I got my ESET login info updated, and it's downloading virus definition updates. Looks like I'm up n' rolling again!
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