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If you try and run an unrecognised program on your computer you will see the following message

 

Clicking OK will close the message and the program will not run

 

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If you know what the program is and still want to run it - then click More info and you will be given the option to Run anyway

 

N.B. Make sure you only do this if you are certain what the program is - as allowing a malicious program to run can cause damage to your computer and put you at the risk of having personal data stolen

 

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