troubleshooting Question

Vista won't run my program - I double click and nothing happens

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DFlaschenFlag for United States of America asked on
Microsoft Legacy OSWindows VistaMicrosoft Applications
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I remoted-connected into someone's PC (using GoTOMyPC).
I attempted to install a program over there.  Vista wouldn't run my installer.  It just sat there, as if I hadn't double-clicked.  I may have gotten an hour-glass for a few seconds.
So, I figured, it doesn't like my installer.  So I manually copied the application over there.  I then attempted to run the program.  Again, Vista totally ignores my douible-click.
I did check and he does have Account Protection (or whatever it's called) turned off.  Another situation required it be turned off.
I tired rebooting - no relief
I tried compatibility mode - no relief.
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