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Windows 7: Run As Administrator Question

19 Nov 2009   #11

Windows Vista Business / Windows 7 Ultimate

I've seen even the most seasoned Windows IT Pros get taken by malware when UAC was off, when other guys in the same office who left UAC on saw it being caught asking for elevation.

It doesnt matter how good you think you are, there is always a malware author out there that will get you eventually.

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15 Jan 2010   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit

Great thread. Thanks so much everyone.
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17 Jan 2010   #13

Windows 7 Pro & Vista Home Premium

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18 Jan 2010   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by reghakr View Post
IMHO, I believe if you have goo anti-viruis , spyware detector, and personal firewall, there is no need for UAC

As I stated ,he sould aleays go back in and change it to the default settings
I agree with reghkr and I will add "good surfing habits".
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18 Jan 2010   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit

I have to agree with reghakr and CarlTR6
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