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Windows 7: apps not launching

05 Aug 2010   #11

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06 Aug 2010   #12


well it can be your security settings, do they work wen u run as administrator?
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07 Aug 2010   #13


usually run as administrator. everything is working okay
at the moment. I'll chalk it up as "ghosts"........
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