Switch Off User Account Control Windows 10

There are certain pieces of software out there that just don't work or interact well with UAC.

For anyone else who may come across this topic here is how you Disable UAC (User Account Control) on Windows 10

In order to switch off UAC in W10 you need to go to the Start Menu and search for Regedit & run it as administrator.

You need to navigate to Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System

In the right hand pane you need to find EnableLUA right click and choose Modify and change the value to 0

When you have done this Restart your computer and UAC should now allow you to install software on your Windows 10 PC

Important: This tutorial involves changing registry settings so you run the instructions at your OWN RISK

I cannot be held liable for any damage or data loss that comes from changing UAC settings.