20 Best Vista Downloads

10 TweakUAC
The biggest annoyance that Windows Vista users have to deal with is UAC (User Account Control). This nags at you to enter a password or click ok every time you make certain changes or perform certain actions.
You can turn off UAC in Vista if you like, but doing so will inevitably leave your system vulnerable. So you might prefer to turn it off and on depending on the situation.
TweakUAC, from Winability Software, solves the problem neatly. It lets you quickly and easily switch UAC on and off. Better yet, it lets you put UAC into ‘quiet mode’. In essence this turns off UAC for administrators but keeps it active for other users.
The application is free, and it fixes one pretty infamous Vista annoyance. What more could you ask of it?

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