Does the current user have local administrator rights?

Article:TECH91646  |  Created: 2009-01-06  |  Updated: 2014-01-06  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH91646
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



The logged on user does not have local administrator rights.

 


Cause



Installing a Symantec product requires that you log on as a user with local administrator rights. The installer needs those rights in order to update the Windows Registry and to add the necessary files and folders.

 


Solution



Note: To check if this document describes the computer in question, download and run a 'Check product install requirements' scan with SymHelp.

To solve this problem, log on as a user that has local administrator rights.

 



Legacy ID



2009010610494348


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH91646


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