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EvanED

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It would be really great if you could change this to allow installation without administrator privileges.

I have .Net installed already, so it seems you should be able to fail to installing any DLLs you need locally. What are you doing that needs admin rights?

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You can always install on to a system where you do have admin rights, and then copy the C:/Program Files/Paint.NET directory to a ZIP file, USB stick, etc. and just use that directly. You'll miss out on shell integration (thumbnails for PDN files), some performance, and maybe Print/Scan functionality if you're in XP (it has to register a COM DLL for this), but other than that it should work just fine.

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