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Windows 7: CCleaner always prompts to allow change?

29 Sep 2011   #1
flycaster

Windows 7 HP 64-bit
 
 
CCleaner always prompts to allow change?

I am using CCleaner-64 bit and every time I use it, I am prompted if I want to allow the program to make changes to the computer. This is a real pain. Anyway to stop this prompt?


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29 Sep 2011   #2
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Hi flycaster, their is usually an option to tick to prevent asking permission.
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29 Sep 2011   #3
DBone

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

The only two ways that I know are Elevated Program Shortcut without UAC Prompt - Create and simply disable UAC. I have disabled UAC and have never looked back.
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01 Oct 2011   #4
flycaster

Windows 7 HP 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DBone View Post
The only two ways that I know are Elevated Program Shortcut without UAC Prompt - Create and simply disable UAC. I have disabled UAC and have never looked back.
OK, I have follwed Brink's excellent tutorial, and everything looked just fine: Got the CC icon on the desktop, have the file in: "C:\Windows\System32\schtasks.exe /run /tn CCleaner," but when double clicking the icon I get a too fast to read frame and no CCleaner.

Also, are you also saying that after setting up the icon I have to also disable the UAC? I thought that all I had to do was follow Brink's tutorial as disabling the UAC would defeat my security purposes???
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01 Oct 2011   #5
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
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You can run a desktop dock in an elevated mode and the programs you start from it will not give you the UAC prompt. Here is a couple to look over.
desktop dock free download
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