Thanks Anatoly for the suggestions.
CCV 1.5 now runs and it appears I can save settings etc. Whilst you probably would have already checked this, for those others as noob as I, even though I am using an ADMIN account, WIN 7 still can limit certain permissions on objects(files and folders).
What I have done is to bring up the properties tab for CCV 1.5 folder:
At the bottom under general, I have clicked advanced-> and unchecked the read only box.’Yes’ to all sub folders etc.
Then on the security tab advanced -> change permissions and then against an appropriate user or group checked full control.
I also as suggested replaced the
And that seems to have been the clincher for getting it to run.
Now to play with it and figure out the rest of the functions :D
Anatoly please find another coffee waiting!