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Windows security manifests
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J
2013-04-06 13:17:00 UTC
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Are there, or have there already been, plans to support embedding
manifests for compatibility with UAC?

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/bb756929.aspx

which ends up being something like additional resource, but is also
compiled, because the XML disappears for the security token request...

<requestedExecutionLevel
level="asInvoker|highestAvailable|requireAdministrator"
uiAccess="true|false"/>


Once running there is no way to promote yourself, but you can be run with
an option to (ShellExecute?) or have a manifest for load time promotion....
Roald Ribe
2013-04-10 17:59:34 UTC
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Are there, or have there already been, plans to support embedding
manifests for compatibility with UAC?
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/bb756929.aspx
Te sample you reer to tells tat tis is an extension to a normal app
maniest Te generic sample in OW includes an app maniest Did you try
to extend it as descibed in te article? (aulty keyboard)

Roald

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