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Windows Update Issue

wbblythe asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
1. Windows update returns an error message advising that it must be run with administrator rights. The problem is that it IS being run with an administrator account. (Have tried several.)

2. This computer was running surveillance camera software and is being redeployed as a normal desktop.

3. I suspect the vendor changed something so that only a specific user, or perhaps no one, could run windows update to avoid having the system shut down.

4. Any ideas as to where they could have locked out access to windows update?  
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