For information on User Account control, see What is User Account Control (UAC).

This message will occur when Windows XP Compatibility mode is enabled for the Raiser's Edge application. To disable this compatibility mode, perform the following:

  1. Right-click on The Raiser's Edge icon and choose Properties.
  2. Switch to the Compatibility tab
  3. Uncheck the option to "Run this program in compatibility mode for: Windows XP (Service Pack 3)"
  4. Click Okay to apply the change, Alternately, click the option to Change settings for all users and acknowledge the UAC prompt that will display.
For information on potential issues that can be encountered as a result of UAC, when not running in XP compatibility mode, please see How to install Blackbaud products on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and Windows 2008 R2 operating systems, and what additional steps are required.