So this is a new twist…
I decided to take a peek at Microsoft’s new Windows Live Mesh and upon attempting to install the client for Devices got this error message:
Now, I don’t know about you but I’d be hard pressed to think of someone I know running Vista who hasn’t $g(disabled UAC). Anyway, I switch my account to Power User and install the client which gives me this message hovering over my tray:
Pressing forward I click on the Mesh icon in my tray and see this:
Now, I recognize the little colorful shield next to Configure Live Mesh Report Desktop means it requires elevated privileges. I click the link and get the above error window again. So, I exit live Mesh, click on the Start menu, type “mesh” then right click to “Run as Administrator”:
I return to the above Live Mesh window and click the “Configure Live Mesh Remote Desktop” link and:
So much for living on the edge now, back to work!
Anyone else have better luck?