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Windows UAC support and ClearCase

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Is User Account Control (UAC) supported for use with IBM Rational ClearCase on Windows?


UAC is a feature that is currently available on Microsoft Windows Vista and later.

Support for UAC on Microsoft Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 was added with ClearCase 7.1.2.

This means that ClearCase 7.1.2 is supported when run on a Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 with UAC turned on.

Support for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 was added with ClearCase

This means UAC is also supported on Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 with ClearCase installed.

Refer to technote 1404683 ClearCase support for Microsoft Windows 7 Operating system for a list of known issues.

Reference ClearCase Request for Enhancement (RFE) RATLC01307346 which was opened to request ClearCase Support for Windows 7 with User Account Control turned on.

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Modified date:
29 September 2018