Need help with new computer.

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Sn00p101, Nov 4, 2007.

  1. Sn00p101

    Sn00p101 Advanced Member

    Aug 13, 2007
    United States
    So our family got a new Vista hard drive for free because our old laptop broke and couldn't be fixed. It's set so that my parents are the admins and everything is set to passwords.

    So my problem is that I installed iTunes and when I try to get into the store it couldn't find a wireless connection but works on my parents when they log in.

    Is there a way I can set it so anyone can use it? Thanks

    P.S. This also happened when I installed Firefox last night but appears to be working now.
  2. BoneMonkey

    BoneMonkey The cheese stash is a lie.

    Dec 9, 2006
    United States
    vista Hardrive ?

    you mean you have vista on your hardrive ?

    the pc your installing itunes is it the vista one ?
  3. IainDS

    IainDS GBAtemp Regular

    Jul 20, 2007
    That makes no sense.

    So you can you get on the internet on your account? iTunes doesnt actually LOOK for a wireless connection to get to the store.
  4. Infinitus

    Infinitus GBAtemp Regular

    Mar 20, 2007
    United States
    Shifting topic to computer illiterate victim mode...

    If Firefox works, iTunes should work.

    In Vista, there should be an icon in the bottom-left corner that looks like a computer with arcs coming off it. If you double-click that, a list of wireless connections will appear. Find yours and connect to it.
  5. Switchy

    Switchy GBAtemp Fan

    Aug 19, 2007
    Maybe your parents should change the account privileges in their admin account?
  6. Linkiboy

    Linkiboy GBAtemp Testing Area

    May 14, 2006
    United States
    Log on to your parents account, find your account, and turn off UAC.
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