I can't change the permissions of the installer using folders and I thought I could use the registry and search for permissions. So far, I came upon:
It looked promising to me, but when I try and see the values, all I see is what looks like a MAC address and some values, mostly zero-zeros.
Is there something significant I'm missing? Is there perhaps an easier way to prevent it from scanning my PC? All I find online is some stuff about windows privacy, which only affects windows apps and are no use to me.