Cannot download Silverlight, I get "The requested operation requires elevation" message.

Original title: Siverlight problem

I have a netfix account and so i made a mistake and uninstalled siverlight. Then when i went to netflix it won't work and say download siverlight so i clicked on it and it didn't download and it said the requested operation requieres elevation and i try downloading it but still nothing. Please somebody help me it has been 2 months now since i gotten on my netflix account.
 

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Last updated May 1, 2019 Views 7,971 Applies to:
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Hi,

I'd suggest you follow these steps and check if the issue persists.

Step 1:

Follow the steps from this link and check if it helps.

http://forums.silverlight.net/p/227547/551194.aspx

Step 2:

If that does not help, Turn off User Account Control (UAC) and then try to install Silverlight

Access this link to turn off UAC : http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Turn-User-Account-Control-on-or-off

Disclaimer: User Account Control (UAC) can help you prevent unauthorized changes to your computer. It works by prompting you for permission when a task requires administrative rights, such as installing software or changing settings that affect other users.

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