Tag Archives: user accounts

How To Take Control of UAC

Even though UAC or User Account Control pop-ups has good intention of helping you make your computer secure it is one of the most annoying addition on Vista. In Windows 7 it becomes more tolerable it displayed less warnings, but what I like is that you can also fine-tune its notification to give you a more comfortable Windows 7 life. ... Read More »

How to disable User Account Control (UAC)

User Account Control is security feature of Windows Vista. The purpose of this feature is to reduce potential of security breeches in the system. The UAC forces users that are part of the local administrators group to run like they were regular users with no administrative privileges. Although UAC improves the security on Windows Vista, under some scenarios you might ... Read More »