Windows 10: Windows 10 UAC Issue Solved

  1.    12 Aug 2015 #1

    Windows 10 UAC Issue

    Hey guys,

    This is driving me up a wall. So I just upgraded from windows 7 to windows 10. Most things are running just fine.

    However anything that requires UAC does not work.

    Setting Compatibility does not work
    Running as Admin does not work

    I get error such as "Windows 10 The Extended attributes are inconsistent"

    So I try uninstalling them and I get. "The system administrator has set policies to prevent this installation"

    SO I go try and turn UAC off, when I do I hear a windows error sound with no error.

    I cannot run Admin CMD prompt and my account says it is Admin.

    Please help!


    I found a post on how to fix this - Changing my Sound scheme to default windows fixed this issue....WHY this effects UAC is beyond me but it is fixed now!
    Last edited by Zakka; 12 Aug 2015 at 23:13.
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  2.    19 Dec 2015 #2

    Okay, this IS strange. It worked for me, as well. I'd like to find the original article you read.
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  3.    27 Oct 2016 #3

    PeaB4YouGo said: View Post
    Okay, this IS strange. It worked for me, as well. I'd like to find the original article you read.
    I don't know about Zakka but this is where I found it:

    Solved! How to fix Error

    Same issue but strangely I had not changed any sound settings or themes to my knowledge! Happened just after a large update to Windows 10 along with booting issues that seem to be related to my video card.
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