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How to add an exe to safe list in windows 7?

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How to add an exe to safe list ?I am using a huwai datacard to connect to Internet.After plugging in i need to run a exe in datacard and thats connect to internet. Every time i plug in Windows 7 ask for permission to run that one . If i logged in guest account than it ask me to provide Admin password. How cann i overcome this problem . Any way there i can add the exe in datacard to safe list ?
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Hi,

Right-click on my computer icon on the desktop and hoose properties.  
Click the the Advanced System Settings
Click the Settings button under Performance.
Select the Data Execution Prevention tab.

Select the option "Turn on DEP for all programs and services except those I select:"

Add your program there.
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by:mohantyd
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But with this one any program will run without permission so there can be security threat . Is there any way i can just give permission to the exe in my datacard ?
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by:Danny Child
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with the suggestion as above, you specify which programs to run WITHOUT the nag screens.  All else is blocked, and your app is allowed.
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by:Loftbug
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If your follow the above steps, you are adding your datacard exe to the DEP exclusion list, which excludes windows from prompting you when running the datacard exe.
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