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6/11/2007
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David  DeJean
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Don't Shut Off Vista UAC, There's A Better Way

One of the most annoying things about Microsoft Windows Vista is User Account Control and all the warnings it pops up to ask if you just did something you really wanted to do. Like, either (a) it wasn't you who pressed the Enter key, but the ghost of your grandfather standing at your shoulder, or (b) you really are too stupid to be trusted to know you want to install a program or open an attachment. The temptation is strong to turn off UAC warnings by disabling the controls, but that causes more

One of the most annoying things about Microsoft Windows Vista is User Account Control and all the warnings it pops up to ask if you just did something you really wanted to do. Like, either (a) it wasn't you who pressed the Enter key, but the ghost of your grandfather standing at your shoulder, or (b) you really are too stupid to be trusted to know you want to install a program or open an attachment. The temptation is strong to turn off UAC warnings by disabling the controls, but that causes more problems, like making it even more difficult to do some things in Vista. Fortunately, there's a better way.

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johndohh
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3/18/2012 | 5:38:57 PM
re: Don't Shut Off Vista UAC, There's A Better Way
hay nice failed post mate, thats like saying i can time travel but im not telling you how.. noob?
johndohh
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3/18/2012 | 5:38:13 PM
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lol dont you just love it when people tell you half the story
doc-n-desy
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doc-n-desy,
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1/15/2012 | 2:28:25 PM
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Well, whats the better way? ty
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