Why can't I make changes to my settings in MAX on Windows Vista?

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Why can't I make changes to my settings in MAX on Windows Vista?

To make changes in MAX on Windows Vista, follow these steps to launch MAX with administrative privileges:

  1. If MAX is open, close it.
  2. Find the MAX icon on the desktop or by going to Start┬╗Programs┬╗National Instruments┬╗Measurement & Automation.
  3. Right-click on the MAX icon and select Run as administrator. You must enter an administrative password if you are not an administrator.

You should now be able to modify and save settings in MAX.