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deep rai
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Joined: Oct 04, 2007
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when i tried to run mock test from the cd which came along with the book (K&B) its asking me for admin privileges.. even though i m able to install all softwares on my laptop why is this software asking for admin privileges. How can solve this issue..

thanks in advance
Kelvin Chenhao Lim
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Joined: Oct 20, 2007
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Like the error message says, you must switch to an account with Administrative privileges to install the program. That's probably because it installs some Flash controls for its UI.

Under Windows XP Home, you can check your user account type at Control Panels -> User Accounts. You should see the text "Computer Administrator" under your administrator account name(s). Google around for similar instructions for other versions of Windows.

SCJP 5.0
Tony Smith
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Joined: Jul 07, 2007
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Are you using windows vista? Is it your own computer or company computer?
deep rai
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Joined: Oct 04, 2007
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its the companys laptop... now i dont have any way to try the mock tests ... is there any way out

i have whizlabs and is it enough or do i also need enthuware 1.5 .. since i cant try the mock test from k&b..
[ November 06, 2007: Message edited by: dev rai ]
I agree. Here's the link:
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