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firefox 17 or 18 won't install on windows 7


when I try to install mozzilla firefox 17 or 18 with window 7 everything goes great until I select 'RUN' then a 'RUN AS' window opens, if i select "CURRENT USER' the installation terminates, if I select 'FOLLOWING USER' & enter a user name & password it isn't recognised & installation is stalled

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 6.1; Trident/4.0; SLCC2; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.5.30729; .NET CLR 3.0.30729; Media Center PC 6.0; Tablet PC 2.0; HPNTDF; InfoPath.2; .NET4.0C)

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Tyler Downer
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Are you a standard user or an administrator on your computer?

racheljay 0 solutions 1 answers

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I'm having this same problem. It gives to option to run as Administrator or as the current user. I have the current user set as the admin. So I select 'current user' and nothing happens.

hargrovebr 0 solutions 1 answers

Mine is doing the exact something. It's starting to make me crazy.