Windows 7 forum: Trusted Installer

by: colinito January 29, 2010 12:22 PM PST

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by colinito - 1/29/10 12:22 PM

Hello Everyone!
I have just upgraded from XP to W.7. Apart from the unfamiliarity of the new system, and I.E. which I have replaced with Firefox 3.6, I have a feeling of "Big Brother" looking over my shoulder.
I have been 'given' microsoft mail and other programmes which I do not want, and so I tried to delete it from the Programme Files. Surprise surprise, I can't do it, I am informed that "Trusted Installer" may only do this.
I have tried to find this 'system controller' but can not find a way to override or, even delete it, if that is the way forward.
I would be grateful to find out a way in which my new operating system will recognise me as the Administrator,- even though I am running it as the Administrator this Trusted Installer doesn't recognise this!
Failing this, how do I delete unwanted programmes. Maybe this is a way for microsoft to 'keep the upper hand'!
Thanks in advance for any input.
(I shall return to find out about installing my HP printer, which also won't install, but that is for next time!)

Colin

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