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User Account Control log-in?

Hello all- I've installed an old program (Sim City 4) onto Windows 8. When I try to run it, the User Account Control window pops up asking me if I will allow the program to make changes to the computer. Only the 'no' option is available. As far as I know, I'm logged in? I've tried 'running as administrator' and still the same result. Does anyone know how I'm able to highlight the 'yes' box and proceed? Thanks in advance! Happy

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Thank you R.Proffitt- Blush I'll try the patch. Please forgive the dumb question, but is there a way to turn off or bypass the email login altogether, and if so, how? I have some other, older programs that I'd like to run as well that I fear are un-playable....

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If you google Windows 8 Local Login you find a trove of articles about creating a local login. I don't suggest you touch your current login until you know what you have is all on backups.

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