You need administrator to install, but only to be a Power User to run (as
Protel requires write access to the Windows directory).

We run all our Win2K and XP systems like that.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Knudsen [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: 16 August 2002 13:53
> To: Protel EDA Forum
> Subject: Re: [PEDA] Protel 99SE on Windows XP
>
>
> Has anyone else determined that Administrator rights are
> necessary to run 99se reliably?
>
> For whatever reason, I'm forced to use the "runas" command to
> execute Protel...
>
> (digging into my fuzzy memory, I suspect protel had trouble
> writing ini files to the windows dir.  But then again, I suspect
> lotsa things)
>
> WinXP Pro
> AMD Athlon XP 1800+
> 1 Gig RAM
> NTFS
> Simple File Sharing disabled
>
> Other than that very slight inconvenience, WinXP/99se is rock
> solid.  I have NEVER had to reboot the OS or kill Protel due to a
> program error.
>
> - I think that I just jinxed myself...
>
> knock knock knock...
>
> -Chris
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dave Adams" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> To: "Protel EDA Forum" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Sent: Thursday, August 15, 2002 11:45 PM
> Subject: Re: [PEDA] Protel 99SE on Windows XP
>
>
> > Yes.  It runs great.
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Upton Charles R CNIN
> [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> > Sent: Thursday, August 15, 2002 5:10 PM
> > To: Protel EDA Forum
> > Subject: [PEDA] Protel 99SE on Windows XP
> >
> >
> > Has anyone tried to run 99SE on XP?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Charlie
> >
> >
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