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Can't run program with Limited Account

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Have you ever had the problem of installing a game or some other program that requires the cd to be in the cdrom in order for the program to run and you cannot run the program with a windows xp "limited" account? I have. I have not been able to let my 7 year old play warcraft III using his account, the program always says the user needs administrative priveledges in order to do this. I am not going to give a 7 year old an administrator account. I found a solution. No, it's not "Alcohol" which copies the disk to a folder on your hard drive creating a virtual rom. It's service called "User Access Manager" You download the zip file (with the admin account) extract it, run the "run" batch file and restart the computer. This adds a service to your startup list called "Securom User Access for windows 2000 and windows xp a technology by sony DADC" It is very handy and I thought I'd share it with the rest of you smile.gif Go to this link and click "User Access Manager" about half way down the page.


In case you're wondering here's the contents of the batch file:

net stop UserAccess
UserAccess -remove
UserAccess -install
net start UserAccess

Pretty simple huh?

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