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Windows 7: Will not save software licence keys & activation code.

03 Jan 2011   #1
Grand Poobah

Windows Home Premium 64
 
 
Will not save software licence keys & activation code.

Have loaded a software program, R:Base for windows on my new 64 bit Home premium.
It will not save the key or activation code, which must then be re-entered every time you start the program. Where should I look to fix this?


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03 Jan 2011   #2
SledgeDG

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Did you try to run that file as Administrator?
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04 Jan 2011   #3
Grand Poobah

Windows Home Premium 64
 
 

yes, we tried running under administrator. Interestingly, if you do a regedit, the license key and activation code are not being saved there.
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