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I recently upgraded tweedeck. When I close tweetdeck now I get a UAC prompt from wyUpdate program by wyDay:

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I can't find anything official on this. Is this legitimate? Can someone point me to some official twitter or tweetdeck source that mentions this?

It's just strange I can't find anything official on this anywhere.

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I do believe it is legitimate. I get those updates from time to time as well. I do notice significant changes to my tweetdeck after it updates the program and I don't get any residual slow downs or other changes to my computer.

Here's some information about wyUpdate (wyDay):

http://wyday.com/wyupdate/ (explains what it is)

http://wyday.com/wybuild/help/faq.php (some FAQ's)

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Also, since the TweetDeck release notes for v2.0.1 mentions wyUpdate by name, I think we can decisively conclude that it is legitimate software.

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Appreciate the feedback but still looking for something official or at least more of a consensus. –  User Nov 1 '12 at 20:26
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Based on the TweetDeck release notes for v2.0.1 which mentions wyUpdate by name, I'd conclude that yes, it is legitimate. –  Ben Richards Nov 1 '12 at 20:31
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Thank you @sidran32 exactly what I was looking for and couldn't find. If you want to make it an answer I'll accept it. –  User Nov 5 '12 at 2:42
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@User I'll edit it into this answer. I think you should accept this one. :) –  Ben Richards Nov 5 '12 at 15:21

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