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Is your Vista UAC on or off?

Poll Results: Is your Vista UAC on or off?

 
  • 12% (19)
    on
  • 85% (128)
    off
  • 2% (3)
    What are you talking about??
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post #1 of 71
Thread Starter 
UAC = User Account Control...the highly annoying window that pops up asking if you want to continue or let a certain program run.

Off for me...and WOW what a change! No more annoying windows when opening up CPUZ, CoreTemp, etc.


Steps to enable/disable:

Control Panel---> Classic View--->User Accounts--->Turn User Account Control On or Off--->uncheck the box
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post #2 of 71
Off!

only extremely patient (or retarded) people leave it on.
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post #3 of 71
Off!

I really really hate that thing. It's so damn annoying.
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post #4 of 71
Off.

Everyone is smarter than UAC. Therefore, no one needs it.
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post #5 of 71
off!! that thing was annoying.
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post #6 of 71
Thread Starter 
As soon as I found out that you could turn it off w/o having crashes/instability, i jumped on the boat too, haha.
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post #7 of 71
It's technically still on. I just have it automatically elevate prompts for admin users.
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post #8 of 71
Ewww, UAC. Kill it! Kill it!
post #9 of 71
Off for me, since it's pointless to click another time - unless you're getting trojaned or alike.
That means close to never for me.
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