Smartscreen

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steffie01
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- Apr 2, 2014 at 04:07 AM
shixx
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- Apr 29, 2016 at 07:51 AM
Hi there
I've been trying to install a new program on a WS with Windows 8 pro. I keep on getting a message of Windows smartscreen and that it is preventing this unregistered app from starting. Is it safe to deactivate smartscreen? What do i do?

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Apr 2, 2014 at 09:42 AM
Hello,

you can temporarily disabled smartscreen to install your apps. Smartscreen is like User Account Control, it just prevents any virus from auto running/installing.
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shixx
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Apr 29, 2016 at 07:51 AM
Is there way to compute this within my program (VC++)
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