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Windows 7: Administrative Privileges - WinZip

06 Sep 2009   #1

windows 7 64 bit
Administrative Privileges - WinZip

Under System - User Accounts I am shown as Administrator, but when I try to configure the Options under WinZip, it says 'Note you need Administrative Privileges to modify these system options' and the options are greyed out. I am trying to get what I had with XP where if I right clicked on a Winzip file, I would get several Winzip options, for example winzip to folder. Am I missing something?

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06 Sep 2009   #2

XP, Seven, 2008R2

User Account Control. Even though you're an Admin, you're not.

right-click on a Winzip icon and go "Run as Administrator". Then configure it.
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06 Sep 2009   #3

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

From the programs menu, right click on the Winzip icon and select Run as Administrator ...
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06 Sep 2009   #4

windows 7 64 bit

Thanks Guys - Sorted.
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