Basic Program Instal help required - XP Pro

  Tj_El 15:20 12 Mar 05


Having just installed XP Pro on the PC, I have set up 2 accts. One for the children (Limited user) and one for the adults (Admin rights).

I installed a game for the children (and the Mrs) under the Admin user but when I tried to run it under the children logon it failed. So I copied the shortcut to the "Shared Documents" directory (in hope) and still it did not run so... I need your help in getting this to work properly. All other programs I have installed (Office, Spyware progs, AV, Firewall etc) haven't give me this problem.

The program is advertised as ok to run in XP.



  User-312386 15:26 12 Mar 05

Does the game work in Admin account?

Whats the game?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:32 12 Mar 05

What game?

Some games will not work in a limited account.

  Tj_El 16:33 12 Mar 05

It worked under the Admin account.

It's a Mahjongg game.

  Tj_El 22:01 19 Mar 05

Not really resolved but closing anyway. I'm sure it's something simple which I'll eventually stumble across.

Thanks to all who responded.


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