Windows 7 won't let me install

  Seth Haniel 11:08 13 Aug 10
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I have full Administrator account - full access to take permission of files and folders - UAC off etc etc - but gets 90% through install (even right clicked and run as Administrator) then it comes up can't write to reg key
even been into registry to the required key and cannot access it to edit or even view.

  a member 14:56 13 Aug 10

what exactly are you trying to install .

  Seth Haniel 15:08 13 Aug 10

but had same trouble a while back trying Adobe Acrobat update and microsoft Office on another Win7 pc

  sunnystaines 15:18 13 Aug 10

try K-Lite codecs from major geeks site.

  aquatarkus 14:21 15 Aug 10

What codes are you trying to install, Win7 has a lot ready built in is it a codec to paly certain types of files in media center / player i.e. MKV's or FLAC audio files etc, pop over to here click here and look at some of the posts, or alternatley try here click here lots of very useful info on both those sites.
Personally don't particually like codec packs but if you have to have one the FFDShow is probably the best, look at the posts in the 1st link about setting up FFDshow.

regards

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