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unable to install driver

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    window 8

    unable to install driver


    recently i am receiving error in programme files of c drive saying access is denied. i am not able to install new softwares and to update my drivers
    help me

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    The Program Files directory is protected so you can't mess with it, so you will get a prompt asking for a password to grant access. That's how it works.

    HOW are you trying to install apps?

    Actually, most cases where folks report such problems is when they are using a PC that has been configured to DENY admin access, as is typically the case with a Work computer (i.e., one provided by your employer). Is this the case with your PC?
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unable to install driver
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