This is very frustrating thing, When install important software and when opening it shows “2 Way to Fix: This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection” error. Recently this is very common issue. When we search the cause of this error then found, this error occurred due to user account control settings.
Having seen this message, I saw error An administrator has blocked you from running this app. For more information contact the administrator. This message shows that administrator blocked your app from running normally.
According to this message was very confusing because my user account was already member of administrators group. Don’t worry further in this article we are providing you solution of “This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection”
Solution:- 2 Way to Fix: This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection
When I saw ‘This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection‘ error, i was really shocked and think about its solution. Accidentally I suppose that this app initiated fine when we run it as administrator because Generally this trick works. But i was wrong, I got the same error box with same message.
At same point I try turning off the UAC but it didn’t work or fix my this serious issue. Either I had no issues with other apps which was used by me regularly.
Here we are providing 2 simple way to fix ‘This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection‘ error which was as follow:
1). Fixing the Error By Group Policy(gpedit.msc)
For Fixing “This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection” we have working and tested solution. We are always provide you best to better solution for ridding any serious troubleshooting issues. If you are read my past posts you will get it by own.
As per this error message we found solution which steps are as follows:
- First Press Win+R key for open Run>> type gpedit.msc for open Group policy.
- When Group Policy opened>> Navigate it to Computer Configuration > Windows Settings > Security Settings > Local Policies > Security Options by this Path.
- Now Scroll down in right side pane>> Select User Account Control: Run all administrators in Admin Approval Mode setting and double click on it.
- After opening User Account Control setting as per below image, select Disabled option then Apply and Finally click on OK.
- After Click on Ok button>> Message pop-up as per below image.
After Restart Computer System You will be able to open your app and you have successfully ridding the error- ‘This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection’
2). Fixing the Error By Registry Editor(regedit)
For Fixing “This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection” we have one more working and tested solution which was by Registry Editor(regedit). This is also one of the best solution for this type of issues. We always trying to give our best for guide you in proper manner.
Now we are providing the solution of This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection by fixing registry editor(regedit), steps are as follow for your better understanding:
- First Press Win+R key for open Run>> type regedit for open Registry Editor.
- When Registry editor opened, we should follow this path for changing the entry value.
- After reaching the registry path, change EnableLUA value is 0 as per image file.
- After changing the value of EnableLUA is 0, we have to restart the computer system.
Now We are able to fix the error This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection after read and follow the below two working fixing methods.
FAQ(Frequently Asked Questions) –This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection
Question 1): How do I fix this app has been blocked for your protection?
Answer 1): We have two way to fix this issue in a minutes which was describe in this article, one is from Group Policy and second is from Registry Editor.
Question 2): How do you unblock this app is blocked?
Answer 2): First Right-click on the file which showing blocked>>select Properties>>then In the General tab>>, check “Unblock” box under “Security”>>then finally Click Apply and then Ok.
Hope!! you will get all important and possible Fixings about “This App Has Been Blocked For Your Protection” and you done it very well!!
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