administrator rights not recognised

  pollpott 11:59 07 Sep 08

Spybot will not let me finish immunising my laptop it says that I need to try again with my status elevated to administrator. I am the administrator, i checked in 'user accounts'.Any suggestions would be gratefully received. I am running vista on n HP machine.

  mrwoowoo 13:13 07 Sep 08

Perhaps you can right click on Spybot and choose run as administreator.
The other thing you could try is temporarily turning of the UAC whilst you do it.
Control panel>user accounts>turn off user account control.

  pollpott 16:43 07 Sep 08

thanks very much for the info. mrwoowoo turning off the UAC did the trick. Cheers.

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