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clearscreen

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I just installed WinXP Pro on my little sister’s computer. Because we have problems with her installing things like viruses and just stupid programs that are not needed. I have made her a limited user. When I installed The Sims and Winamp I got problems.

Winamp gave me a run error saying it couldn’t access some file and I fixed that by making her a "power" user. The Sims how ever will not run. It says that she needs to be logged in as an admin to run it. I went into regedit and gave the group user full privileges on the Maxis (Sims) file and it still won’t work.

Does anyone know a fix for this?

PS: I think The Sims is a horrible game so no Sims cracks it’s for my sister. I guess when they get to be teens they need things like that because they are too old for Barbies and playing house.
 
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clearscreen

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Never mind...

If it autoruns from the cd it will play, but when trying to use a link to play it it doesn't. I think it just will not let her give the game commands like open, but will let the system.
 

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