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Applocker FAQ

Applocker FAQ

Did you receive an AppLocker block message?

An application that was attempting to run on your computer was blocked by AppLocker. The application was either run from an unexpected location or was not pre-approved for use.

What is AppLocker and what is its purpose?

AppLocker reduces the threat of malicious software being introduced to a user's computer while allowing them to run the applications they need to be productive.>

What if I really need to run this application?

Contact IT Support immediately to request access to install your application. A technician will assist you in installing your software. 

What if the application I am trying to run was installed by the system administrator?

Contact IT Support to report the problem. Your help will be greatly appreciated, and will improve the experience for other users.

Keywordsapplocker, blocked, install, software, installation, error message, block message,   Doc ID59390
OwnerHelp Desk K.GroupUW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created2016-01-06 17:10:41Updated2023-03-28 10:20:00
SitesUW-Milwaukee Help Desk
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