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I installed brand new win2008 server,joined domain  and logged domain\administrator.

i try to install one driver which i downloaded.
during install this donload says "need administrator right for installing this driver"

I AM THE ADMINISTRATORRRRRRRRRRRR!!! :))) but still cant?
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Question by:apollo-13
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Haresh Nikumbh earned 333 total points
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Have you unblock file ?  right click and verify

also you have run file with run as administrator option
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by:Pradeep Dubey
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Okay no issues,
If its a exe file then right click on EXE and select option run as administrator it will get installed (before that open properties of exe and select unblock option if it is there)

or

open a command prompt (right click on CMD.EXE and select option run as administrator) type devmgmt.msc to open device manager

now install the driver for the device.


Good Luck!
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by:apollo-13
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Have you unblock file ?  yes
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by:apollo-13
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run as administrator option-- i tried but no success
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by:Haresh Nikumbh
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What about login in to local administrator ?

have you tried with that?
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by:VirastaR
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Hi,

If even that doesn't help..

Try this..

Press shift and right click on the driver file and you will get another option as
"Run as different User"

See if that helps :)
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by:apollo-13
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i tried all buttt noooo
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by:apollo-13
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no
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by:apollo-13
ID: 39259451
i did so

computername\administrator ---- no success install
domainname\administrator  ------ no success install
i do not understand at all
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by:Haresh Nikumbh
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check if you are able to install with local administrator account.
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by:apollo-13
ID: 39259458
i do server update and see what will happen?
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by:apollo-13
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computername\administrator ---- no success install
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by:Haresh Nikumbh
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What is size of driver file (28mb)

I guess you are trying to install Video drivers (in earlier link i have given download link for that)
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by:apollo-13
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i think problem is with this file. because other programs i can install
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by:Pradeep Dubey
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Yes, it may be. Download new file on other machine. then copy it here and run.
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by:Haresh Nikumbh
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if i am correct then its zip file which will extract all files in the folder and then it launch installation shield
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by:apollo-13
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if i am correct then its zip file which will extract all files in the folder and then it launch installation shield ---YESSSSS
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by:Haresh Nikumbh
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So issue with install shield which is giving error isnt it ?

other way to install video driver is .

Go to device manager .. select display adapters.. then update drivers.. give path of the extract file location and path of the drivers..
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by:apollo-13
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Go to device manager .. select display adapters.. then update drivers.. give path of the extract file location and path of the drivers.--no success too
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by:apollo-13
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Go to device manager .. select display adapters.. then update drivers.. give path of the extract file location and path of the drivers.--no success too

sorry i did agagin this time is ok .
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thanks for all
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by:apollo-13
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Hey admin please not close ,i choosed solutions not close
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click on request attention. . so it will get notice to moderator
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