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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 #31 of 71
Off
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post #32 of 71
Off.
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post #33 of 71
Its off, but the real purpose of the UAC is to keep people who have no clue how to work a computer, from completely screwing it up.
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post #34 of 71
off on Bro's, on on mother's (I don't trust either of them, but I use his computer sometimes and all of the popups pissed me off!)
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post #35 of 71
Quote:
Originally Posted by nategr8ns View Post
off on Bro's, on on mother's (I don't trust either of them, but I use his computer sometimes and all of the popups pissed me off!)
Pop ups still exist? lol
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post #36 of 71
OFF!

I can secure my computer enough to warrant having UAC off.
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post #37 of 71
Not only is it off for me, but I activated the supreme Admin account
post #38 of 71
I barely use Vista, as I prefer XP over vista, so it's left on for me.

UAC is good for either morons, or just really ditsy people who hesistate when they see a screen that says "would you like to save? yes/no" and click no by accident
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post #39 of 71
Off for me
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post #40 of 71
Off Ftw.
    
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