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UAC Question

by Rick Beach / October 24, 2009 9:16 PM PDT

I just bought a new computer with windows 7. So far I really like it except for 1 thing . I have installed CCleaner and Malwarebytes and get the UAC popup window when I open the programs. Can I disable the UAC for them? Or will that disable UAC for everything I install? I have searched this forum and Microsoft , but haven't found an answer. Can I do this or is this something I will have to learn to live with.

Thanks for an help,
Rick

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So far as I can tell
by Jimmy Greystone / October 25, 2009 12:21 AM PDT
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So far as I can tell, you can't whitelist certain programs to be outside of UAC's nosiness. You can however, now increase or reduce the sensitivity of UAC, so you can try a lower setting.

A whitelist would have been a good idea... Maybe SP1 will include it. Probably not, but we can hope.

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There is a whielist.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 25, 2009 12:59 AM PDT
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Ok
by Rick Beach / October 25, 2009 7:20 PM PDT
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I have moved the slider down 1 notch. But I quess I can't Select which programs UAC will check? It is either on or off.. So I can't get rid of that Damn nagging popup, every time I open CCleaner and Malwarebytes....I like the idea of the UAC, but hate that Microsoft didn't make it user selectible.

Rick

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