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Cannot get Sunbelt VIPRE to install on my computer

Whenever I try and install VIPRE Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware software I get an error 1402 could not open key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run. Verify that you have sufficient access to that key, or contact your support personnel.

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Have you tried disabling your virus protection software and firewalls?

Posted on Sep 08, 2008

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    Benjamin Patri Sep 08, 2008

    Another option is that even though you have administrator rights under your user account, you
    are not logging on as THE administrator. When you start the computer
    and are presented with the welcome screen (you DO get the welcome
    screen requiring password, right?), you need to press CTRL+ALT+DEL
    twice to bring up another screen which allows you to TYPE the word
    "Administrator" in the username and then either type the password for
    that account or just click OK (leaving the password blank). THIS will
    log you in as THE administrator, not just a user account with
    administrator rights. There is a HUGE difference between the two types
    of login and you need to be logged in as THE administrator to access
    registry keys.

    If
    you do not see the Welcome screen when turning on the computer, you
    have not set a password for your user account (not very safe) and it
    will automatically log you in under your user account. To get to THE
    administrator account, you will need to boot up in Safe Mode.

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Your log-in must have Administrative rights/access.

Posted on Sep 08, 2008

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