Re: Two manifests snd UAC : why o asks for elevation but does not allo
Can you post a link to / attach a screenshot of the difference?
On Wed, 30 May 2007 16:40:28 -0700, chasgl
>We are converting a set of applications to run under Vista.
>One application is a C++ application and I added an extra manifest file to
>be included in the embedded mainfest. I specified requireAdministrator. When
>I run that program pretty much what I expected to happen happens. I get a
>prompt about "An unidentified program wants access to your computer" with the
>choice to cancel or allow and the rest of the screen grayed out. I choose
>allow and the program runs.
>But another application is a VB6 application. I'm not sure how to make an
>embedded manifest so I edited the manifest file to require
>requireAdministrator. But for this application instead of the above prompt I
>get a box listiing the full program path twice and the words "The requested
>operation requires elevation" If I run the program by choosing Run as
>adminstrator the same above prompt happens and when I choose Allow the
>I am doing all of this from an account with administrator privilidges. Why
>is the behavior so different? Is there any way to make both applications act
>like the first one?