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Date: 2015dec11
Language: C/C++
Product: Visual Studio

Q.  Why I am getting "The requested operation requires elevation" when I try to run a program I wrote and compiled in Visual Studio?

I am doing Debug > Run without Debugging

A.  This happened to me when the .exe had "Update" in its name!
I renamed the program and no longer got the error.
Crazy.

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