Spore ModAPI not installing dark injection (beta 2.1.6)

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Spore ModAPI not installing dark injection (beta 2.1.6)

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Hello, I tried to install dark injection, but I get an error saying that the mod couldn't be installed, and that the "requested operation requires elevation". Does anybody know what this means? If you could help I'd be really appreciative.
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Re: Spore ModAPI not installing dark injection (beta 2.1.6)

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lucaswoop wrote:"requested operation requires elevation".
That means you forgot to run the ModAPI Easy Installer as Administrator.
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Re: Spore ModAPI not installing dark injection (beta 2.1.6)

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rob55rod wrote:
lucaswoop wrote:"requested operation requires elevation".
That means you forgot to run the ModAPI Easy Installer as Administrator.
Oh, that worked. Thank you! Does this mean I also have to run the launcher and uninstaller as admin as well?
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Re: Spore ModAPI not installing dark injection (beta 2.1.6)

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lucaswoop wrote:
rob55rod wrote:
lucaswoop wrote:"requested operation requires elevation".
That means you forgot to run the ModAPI Easy Installer as Administrator.
Oh, that worked. Thank you! Does this mean I also have to run the launcher and uninstaller as admin as well?
Uninstaller yes. Launcher...not necessarily, but if something bursts into flames, you may as well try it.
Having trouble with the Spore ModAPI Launcher Kit? Get help here!

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