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So im trying to install office 2013 via the OEM click to run app which i get through with "send()" but i need to disable UAC and reboot because of the prompt. you can do this by changing some registry keys but i cant for the life of me get this to run. when i run the following from cmd:

;Run('C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe /k %windir%System32reg.exe ADD "HKLMSoftwareMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionWinlogon" /v DefaultPassword /t REG_SZ /d password /f ')
it tells me the operation completed sucsessfully and the values have changed. when i run the same command from autoit it tells me it was sucsessful however the registry values have not changed. ive tried running as administrator and as a regular user but no dice. ive tried regwrite and also using @comspec. these are the only 4 values i need to change, can someone shed some light on where im going wrong?

;Run('C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe /k %windir%\System32\reg.exe ADD "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon" /v AutoAdminLogon /t REG_SZ /d 1 /f ')
RegWrite("HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon", "AutoAdminLogon", "REG_SZ", "1")
sleep(1000)
;Run('C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe /k %windir%\System32\reg.exe ADD "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon" /v DefaultUserName /t REG_SZ /d Admin /f ')
RegWrite("HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon", "DefaultUserName", "REG_SZ", "Admin")
sleep(1000)
;Run('C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe /k %windir%\System32\reg.exe ADD "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon" /v DefaultPassword /t REG_SZ /d password /f ')
RegWrite("HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon", "DefaultPassword", "REG_SZ", "password")
sleep(1000)
;Run('C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe /k %windir%\System32\reg.exe ADD "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System" /v EnableLUA /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f ')
RegWrite("HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System", "EnableLUA", "REG_DWORD", "0")
sleep(4000)
Shutdown(6)
<--a good way to start you day
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MBALZESHARI is quite right. Use the Office 2013 Customization Tool to configure the installation the way you want, then run it silently from command line. Much easier.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc179097(v=office.15).aspx

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