Posts Tagged ‘uac’

Quickie: Real location for virtualized files and registry keys when using UAC

October 22nd, 2014 No comments

This is just a note. When you have UAC (User Access Control) enabled and if application wants to write data into %ProgramFiles% all writes are redirected into %localappdata%\virtualstore\. If application writes into registry HKLM\Software it is redirected to HKCU\Software\Classes\VirtualStore.

That’s all folks,


Disabled UAC still active

April 17th, 2012 No comments

At one of our bigger customer we started to have weird problem. When you disabled UAC it was still active even after reboots.

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How to set Run this program as Administrator via registry

November 2nd, 2011 12 comments

At one of my customer I was implementing SAP GUI into Terminal Services farm. When you run SAP GUI as Administrator, SAP GUI works perfectly.

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