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windows defender and always allow

  1. #1


    Alain R. Guest

    windows defender and always allow

    Hi,

    On my vista installation, i installed apache 2.2.4.
    Everytime i log, windows defender blocks apachemonitor application to
    run at startup.

    I've got info that i should have in action menu the "Always allow"
    possibility but i do not have any action menu with such feature.

    So what can i do to make this application not blocked at the startup of
    vista ?

    thanks a lot,

    Al.

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  3. #2


    Rock Guest

    Re: windows defender and always allow

    "Alain R." <noemail@nospam.com> wrote
    > Hi,
    >
    > On my vista installation, i installed apache 2.2.4.
    > Everytime i log, windows defender blocks apachemonitor application to run
    > at startup.
    >
    > I've got info that i should have in action menu the "Always allow"
    > possibility but i do not have any action menu with such feature.
    >
    > So what can i do to make this application not blocked at the startup of
    > vista ?


    If the program is requesting admin privileges it will be blocked until you
    give permission. It is requesting admin privileges either because it is
    doing something that needs admin privileges are you have set it to Run as
    Administrator. You cannot give permission for it for all future runs. See
    this link for info:

    Error message when you reach the Windows Vista Desktop: "Windows has blocked
    some startup programs"
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/930367/en-us

    Here is one work around.
    http://blog.gerke-preussner.de/index...-in-Vista.html

    --
    Rock [MS-MVP User/Shell]


      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #3


    Alain R. Guest

    Re: windows defender and always allow

    I already set it up for running as administrator... but it still asks me
    to allow or cancel it when i log under a non administrator profile

    Al.

    Rock wrote:
    > "Alain R." <noemail@nospam.com> wrote
    >> Hi,
    >>
    >> On my vista installation, i installed apache 2.2.4.
    >> Everytime i log, windows defender blocks apachemonitor application to
    >> run at startup.
    >>
    >> I've got info that i should have in action menu the "Always allow"
    >> possibility but i do not have any action menu with such feature.
    >>
    >> So what can i do to make this application not blocked at the startup
    >> of vista ?

    >
    > If the program is requesting admin privileges it will be blocked until
    > you give permission. It is requesting admin privileges either because
    > it is doing something that needs admin privileges are you have set it to
    > Run as Administrator. You cannot give permission for it for all future
    > runs. See this link for info:
    >
    > Error message when you reach the Windows Vista Desktop: "Windows has
    > blocked some startup programs"
    > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/930367/en-us
    >
    > Here is one work around.
    > http://blog.gerke-preussner.de/index...-in-Vista.html
    >
    >


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  5. #4


    Frank Saunders, MS-MVP OE/WM Guest

    Re: windows defender and always allow

    Yes. That's what Rock said.

    "Alain R." <noemail@nospam.com> wrote in message
    news:u85tuBkjHHA.3980@TK2MSFTNGP04.phx.gbl...
    >I already set it up for running as administrator... but it still asks me to
    >allow or cancel it when i log under a non administrator profile
    >
    > Rock wrote:
    >> "Alain R." <noemail@nospam.com> wrote
    >>> Hi,
    >>>
    >>> On my vista installation, i installed apache 2.2.4.
    >>> Everytime i log, windows defender blocks apachemonitor application to
    >>> run at startup.
    >>>
    >>> I've got info that i should have in action menu the "Always allow"
    >>> possibility but i do not have any action menu with such feature.
    >>>
    >>> So what can i do to make this application not blocked at the startup of
    >>> vista ?

    >>
    >> If the program is requesting admin privileges it will be blocked until
    >> you give permission. It is requesting admin privileges either because it
    >> is doing something that needs admin privileges are you have set it to Run
    >> as Administrator. You cannot give permission for it for all future runs.
    >> See this link for info:
    >>
    >> Error message when you reach the Windows Vista Desktop: "Windows has
    >> blocked some startup programs"
    >> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/930367/en-us
    >>
    >> Here is one work around.
    >> http://blog.gerke-preussner.de/index...-in-Vista.html




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  6. #5


    Rock Guest

    Re: windows defender and always allow

    "Alain R." <noemail@nospam.com> wrote in message
    news:u85tuBkjHHA.3980@TK2MSFTNGP04.phx.gbl...
    >I already set it up for running as administrator... but it still asks me to
    >allow or cancel it when i log under a non administrator profile
    >
    > Al.
    >
    > Rock wrote:
    >> "Alain R." <noemail@nospam.com> wrote
    >>> Hi,
    >>>
    >>> On my vista installation, i installed apache 2.2.4.
    >>> Everytime i log, windows defender blocks apachemonitor application to
    >>> run at startup.
    >>>
    >>> I've got info that i should have in action menu the "Always allow"
    >>> possibility but i do not have any action menu with such feature.
    >>>
    >>> So what can i do to make this application not blocked at the startup of
    >>> vista ?

    >>
    >> If the program is requesting admin privileges it will be blocked until
    >> you give permission. It is requesting admin privileges either because it
    >> is doing something that needs admin privileges are you have set it to Run
    >> as Administrator. You cannot give permission for it for all future runs.
    >> See this link for info:
    >>
    >> Error message when you reach the Windows Vista Desktop: "Windows has
    >> blocked some startup programs"
    >> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/930367/en-us
    >>
    >> Here is one work around.
    >> http://blog.gerke-preussner.de/index...-in-Vista.html



    Of course. Choosing Run as Administrator means it will ask for admin
    privileges which will invoke what you see. Telling it to Run as Admistrator
    doesn't the need for permission, it invokes it.

    --
    Rock [MS-MVP User/Shell]


      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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