# [tex-live] TeX Live on Win10

Siep Kroonenberg siepo at cybercomm.nl
Mon Apr 25 20:36:58 CEST 2016

On Mon, Apr 25, 2016 at 05:28:57PM +0000, Lars Madsen wrote:
> We did not try creating it manually, once we got the error we just ran the installer as admin
>
> I thought you meant that running the installer as normal user should have prompted a uac

No. As I wrote earlier, a normal user should be able to create
c:\texlive without a UAC prompt. As I wrote before, sometimes
Windows appears to need time to realize what it has done.

But before adding a delay, I would like some confirmation that that
was the problem, and not something else.

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Siep Kroonenberg