I actually tried that already, but it produced the exact same results. Any
> "John" <John@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Try right clicking on desktop icon, and there will be a run as administrator
> option, left click on that, and you should be up and running
> > Hey all, I am trying to install Vista on a Dell D600 laptop. I am having
> > a
> > problem and I was trying to update the Bios from version 8 to 13.
> > The installation instructions say I should be able to run from the
> > desktop,
> > however I get a "Program Access Denied" Please make sure that you are
> > logged
> > in as administrator"
> > I am a Domain Admin on my network, went as far as to make me an local
> > admin,
> > then even tried logging into the administrator account on the PC and I
> > still
> > get the same error.
> > I tried making a boot disc as well, twice even. But the system just boots
> > to
> > a blinking line prompt and will not accept user input.
> > Anyone have any thoughts?
> > Thanks,
> > John