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Re: Tortoise is not handling Win7 UAC system screen notofications

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2012 20:00:28 +0100

On 19.01.2012 19:36, Gabri Nurtinaz Shally wrote:
> @Stefan:
> hmmm... i think i've got the point. the one who try to write to the
> restricted folder is svn, not tsvn, so it will be hard to implement this.
> btw, it's not that hard to run windows explorer in elevated privileges.
> in folder options, there is an option called "Launch folder windows in
> separate process" that by default unchecked. by checking thus option,
> and then run windows explorer shortcut as administrator and, voila...
> you get an explorer with administrator privileges.
> well, it just the foreground explorer that have elevated priviliges, not
> the background. but, isn't it sufficient? since the one who run tsvn is
> this folder explorer!?

That doesn't work on Win7 - even with that option checked, you can't
start a new explorer process, it always opens a new window from an
existing explorer process.


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