Programs that require Administrative privileges to run will always be
blocked on startup. These programs need *your* permission to run. There is
a workaround here that may suit your needs: http://blog.gerke-preussner.de/index...-in-Vista.html
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"feyrerm" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I am really starting to get angry with vista at this point. I cant get
> certain progams in my startup to run without having to unblock them every
> time. I understand that microsoft is trying to protect me from malicious
> software, but one promt to block while loged into an administrators
> should allow me to set it to always allow spacific programs for the
> I'm not talking about other programs just startup.
> For exsample ther is a progam that needs to run on startup to log
> information about my kids instant messaging on a non microsoft messenger.
> should I need to watch my kids log in and have to approve these programs
> everytime they boot the machine. These progams should be blocked once with
> prompt to add to always allow. I cant always be here when they boot up.
> learn fast to just reboot, and not say anything. the program is blocked
> and I
> have no idea who they were talking too.
> This is just one example. System monitors like uguru that protect and warn
> about hight cpu, and vid card temps is another example.
> This needs to be fixed or more people will just turn it all off and take
> their chances with a virus scan software and some anti spyware software.
> I love the security tools, I dont want to turn them off, but I need the
> controll to allow startup programs that I approve of to run.