CGS1061C - Week 2 Assignment UAC.docx

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What are the advantages of User Account Control?  The advantages of UAC are protecting your computer from major changes and making the users aware of a program’s action and/or installation.  It also notify users if they’re deleting any critical files in key  directories.  Most important of all, UAC increases security for the user. What are the disadvantages? The disadvantages of using UAC are running programs and saving files in protected directories such as  Windows/system32/SysWOW64 (annoying when modifying host file for domain name firewall).  Can be  an annoyance when elevation is required for every installation or action, especially if password needs to 
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