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I know this has been discussed before with a variety of results, but I am another who cannot seem to get the UAC to stop popping up with the opening of speed fan and CPU-Z
Ive tried several methods without any fixes, and I am wondering why so many people seem to have problems with these two programs and, is turning the UAC off the final "solution"?
I find this overkill and highly irritating.
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Try installing in another location. C:\CPUID\CPU-Z... If you install them in the folders of windows, program files or programfiles(x86) UAC will pop up automatically. Hope it helps
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I can give that a try, I tried re-installing in program files in my back up drive
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I don't know if this is any help but if I end explorer.exe and start it again as a Admin, UAC does not pop up because explorer.exe has access to everything so maybe set explorer.exe to start under admin privileges.
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Never truly understood what was so useful about UAC. I just turn it off. Can anyone tell me what's so useful about it?
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Originally Posted by Osea23 View Post

Never truly understood what was so useful about UAC. I just turn it off. Can anyone tell me what's so useful about it?
Actually, its truely useful for when I am half-asleep and I click on a program next to the program I actually want to go on so it goes "Woah woah woah! You wanna run dat at this time?!"
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