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Windows Vista - Patching UO

Discussion in 'UO Europa' started by Alcestis, Jun 12, 2010.

  1. Alcestis

    Alcestis Seasoned Veteran
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    May 29, 2008
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    For anyone who's had problems patching the UO client on a Vista...
    Scenario: you can download the patches, but get an error applying the patch.

    Apparently you have to run your uo.exe or uopatch.exe as administrator (Right mouse click on the Icon > Run as Administrator) even if your user is local administrator on the machine.
  2. Mapper

    Mapper Crazed Zealot
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    Oct 24, 2005
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    Same goes with Windows 7. You can also right click, Properties on the icon and under Compatability set to always run as admin. Saves a right click. :)

    Also on running, It always makes you say 'Yes' to run this. You can remove that, But it isn't recommended.