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Windows 7: Desktop Problem

30 Oct 2009   #1

Windows Vista Home Premium 32bit Upgrade to Windows 7 Pro 64bit
Desktop Problem

Ok, my iobit360 internet security, logon changer program, and smart defrag programs all have this yellow and blue colored shield over them on my desktop. I don't know why my computer just randomly started putting them on every software I download and put an icon on my desktop for. I just want to get rid of this blue and yellow shield over my desktop icons. Please help.

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30 Oct 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

This allows you to run administrator rights on the program with out right clicking and >Run as Administrator.

It will save you alot of time:)
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30 Oct 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Hi panthers89fan90
The shield denotes that it needs administrator privileges to run. The only way to get rid of it is to turn off UAC (not recommended).
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30 Oct 2009   #4

Windows Vista Home Premium 32bit Upgrade to Windows 7 Pro 64bit

Oh, ok. Well I thought it was weird because I have never seen any of my desktop icons have this symbol before now. I guess i'll just leave it like that then. I was trying to get rid of the icons because before that shield popped up, it would let me click on a desktop icon and just run it as is. But thats cool. Thanks for the help fellas.
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