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Windows 7: Windows always asking to run application (ie: Winamp)

29 May 2013   #11
Mark Phelps

Win7 Pro 32-bit, Win8 Pro 32-bit

I've been using WinAMP for years -- and never had it prompt for permissions, Maybe that's because I did not set it to run as Administrator.

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29 May 2013   #12

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

I suspect it was an issue with some updates that were introduced later. So, if you had installed earlier, it wouldn't be a problem.
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