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I got a laptop that has vista service pack 2 and someone has hacked and inherited permission and some APS are grayed out and I can not access them I don't know what to do please help

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Completely backup the hard drive before making any changes. Double check that you are running in administrator if not change your account to admin in your control panel under users.

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yes. the patch is applicable to all versions of vista and windows server 2008. you can get it here:

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To work around this issue, uninstall the August 2009 Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 Application Compatibility Update, and then install Service Pack 2 for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista. To uninstall the August 2009 Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 Application Compatibility Update, follow these steps:

  1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel.
  2. Click Uninstall a program under the Programs section.
  3. In the Tasks list in the left navigation area, click View installed updates.
  4. Click Update for Microsoft Windows (KB972036), and then click Uninstall.
  5. Click Yes when you are prompted to confirm the uninstallation.

    Note If you are prompted for confirmation or for the administrator password, click Yes to confirm, or type the administrator password.
  6. Restart the system when you are prompted.

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  1. Close all applications, and then restart your computer.
  2. After your computer has restarted, disable any antivirus or any antispyware applications that may load during the startup process. You can usually disable the application from the notification area. This area is located in the lower-right corner of the computer screen. To disable an application from the notification area, follow these steps:
    1. Right-click the icon of the third-party program.
    2. Click Close, Disable, Exit, or a similar term from the list of options. If these options are not available, you may have to open the application and then close or disable it in the application.
  3. As soon as you close the antivirus or the antispyware application, try to install the full download package for the service pack that you previously downloaded from the following Microsoft Download Center Web site: (
  4. After you have completed the service pack installation, enable the antivirus or the antispyware application that you disabled in the previous steps.

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