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Old 09-25-2007, 07:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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This might not be the right place for this but the only software forum I saw was for the BB OS.

Has anyone gotten Desktop Manager to load and work properly on Vista? I have a lenovo Thinkpad T61 and when I try and start the setup it takes for ever for it do anything. After about 30 minutes I still wasn't finished with the install. I finally gave up.

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Old 09-25-2007, 07:26 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Right click on the Desktop Manager setup installation file and select "Run As Administrator."
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We loaded it on a Vista laptop as well and it took a long time but eventually finished. I don't know why the install on Vista is that slow.
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I purchased a new Dell PC with Windows Vista last February and reloaded my BB Desktop Manager without a hitch. Many it has something to do with your laptop.
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