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Windows 7: Unable to start certain applications on different user

10 Feb 2010   #1
clarenceethan

Windows 7
 
 
Unable to start certain applications on different user

Hey there,

Guess this is going to be my first asking post ^^

I've been having problems with installing certain applications, e.g Autocad LT 2006

I was able to have it running under both compatibility mode and w7 mode using both local and domain administrator.

However I am unable to run it as a standard user or as a power user

Anyone has encountered such issues?

Any workarounds?

Thank you in advanced :)


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10 Feb 2010   #2
richc46

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Welcome

See if these instructions help

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11 Feb 2010   #3
clarenceethan

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by richc46 View Post
Welcome

See if these instructions help

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Didn't work for me buddy, tried with two profiles and tested ownership on both users.
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11 Feb 2010   #4
Capt.Jack Sparrow

Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit | Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit
 
 

Hello, Welcome to SF,

I guess the application your referring to Autocad LT 2006 is not supported on Windows 7. But since your running it it might require Administrator privilege. I think the best thing to do would be to just Run those program as administrator(If possible).

Hope this helps,
Captain
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