Error When Launching DesignShop v9 or AMAYA OS v9 - "This app has been blocked for your protection."

If you receive this error when launching DesignShop v9 or AMAYA OS v9:  "This app has been blocked for your protection."  Follow the steps below:


Follow these steps below to disable the Windows' User Account Control (UAC) notification...formerly known as Limited User Account - (LUA):

The instructions below detail a change within the Windows Registry.  This change should only be made by someone who is experienced with making Registry modifications.

  1. In the Windows Registry (REGEDIT),
  2. Navigate to the following key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
  3. Change the EnableLUA value from 1 to 0
  4. You must then restart Windows (as prompted).


After restarting Windows, DesignShop v9 and/or AMAYA OS v9 should launch properly.

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