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Except the idea backfired, nobody blames software developers when UAC comes up, just microsoft.

There's no incentive to make any changes when they can just blame everything on windows (even I do this, subconsciously).
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I don't see why people complain so much about UAC. You can TURN IT OFF. It's OPTIONAL.
    
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Well everyone blames Microsoft as they just do.
When the computer dies its Microsoft fault.
When they get a blue screen its Microsoft fault.

Well it isn't it's 99% users fault.

Everyone was running in Admin and then came crappy software that needed Admin powers. Even some software need root powers in linux. So then Microsoft decided make everyone a standard user even in a Admin account in Vista. Now that shut some people now about getting those errors. UAC is here as everyone decided to be a Admin and that let life more easier for crackers. So UAC wouldn't be here if everyone wasn't Admin.
post #44 of 65
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Originally Posted by Choggs396 View Post
I don't see why people complain so much about UAC. You can TURN IT OFF. It's OPTIONAL.
Easy for you to say.

My UAC is godly. It turns itself back on every ten or so reboots.
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Easy for you to say.

My UAC is godly. It turns itself back on every ten or so reboots.
Then you turned it off wrong.
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Then you turned it off wrong.
I tried both the Control Panel way and the registry way. It comes back.
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I actually like UAC...it's so...pretty...o.o
Prepare to get flamed!
    
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Mission accomplished.
hahaha true
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post #49 of 65
wow... MS is awesome. Thats some damn sweet trolling.
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I tried both the Control Panel way and the registry way. It comes back.
Go into your user accounts and disable it there... You shouldn't need to use your registry. Maybe your computer just doesn't like you >_>
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