User Account Control: Planning and Deploying Application Compatibility Databases for Windows 7

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2


This document contains detailed information about User Account Control (UAC) in Windows 7 for the IT professional. If you need help and how-to information for using UAC in Windows 7 at home, see the following:

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This guide is intended for use by IT professionals. It provides guidance to help you plan and deploy application compatibility databases to Windows 7–based client computers so that applications that normally do not run as a standard user can run in the standard user environment and can use UAC. This guide includes:

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