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    Question Installing a program.

    Hi Loungers,

    This shows how I install a program Installing.docx Can anyone tell me if it then 'Runs as Administrator' when used. e.g. Winpatrol runs at start-up but gives a UAC prompt if opened.
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    RR, see the answer from Billp Studios in this thread:
    http://windowssecrets.com/forums/sho...WinPatrol-Plus

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    RR,

    No! You installed it as Administrator but when you go to run the program it has a different name and it's content/operations will determine if it needs administrator privledges. You can get around UAC prompts by creating scheduled tasks and shortcuts to those tasks. See post #5 here.
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    Hi Jerry & RG, it was reading your links above that prompted my question. Now I know it does not. Thanks.
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