Error: "Please run this program from the Administrator account so it can set up your license. Once the license is set up, you can run it from any account." when I start Norton Utilities 14.0


Uninstall Norton Utilities

  1. Click the Start button, and then click Control Panel.

  2. Depending on your version of Windows, do one of the following:

    • In Windows 7 or Vista, click Uninstall a Program.

    • In Windows XP, double-click Add or Remove Programs.

  3. In the list of currently installed programs, click Norton Utilities, and then click Remove or Uninstall.

  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to uninstall Norton Utilities completely.

    When the uninstall is complete, exit all the programs and restart the computer.


Download and install the latest version of Norton Utilities

  1. Download the latest version of Norton Utilities.

    Save the file on your Windows desktop.

  2. On the Windows desktop, double-click the file that your downloaded.

    If the File Download - Security Warning window appears, click Run.

  3. Click Next.

  4. Read the License Agreement, and then click I accept the agreement.

    You cannot proceed to installation without accepting the License Agreement.

  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.

    After you complete the installation successfully, the Smart Update starts. Download and install all the available updates, and then activate the product when prompted.

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DOCID: kb20100917112429EN_EndUserProfile_en_us
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 03/25/2013