: :

Add Comment | Related Links | TrackBack
Related Content

How to Run Windows Software as Administrator

With the increase in security risks, Windows has been beefing up it's security check-points in recent years. Nowadays, even if your Windows user account have administration, it doesn't mean that you will automatically perform every task with administration privileges. For example, when you run a Windows program, you don't automatically execute it as an administrator. But when the software needs the special privilege, it will fail.

In those cases, you need to explicitly execute the software with administrator privilege. That's pretty easy to do once you know how (assuming you have administration privileges in the first place). Simply right click on the short-cut or the program executable. That produces a pop-up menu (see screen shot below). Now, click on "Run as administrator" to start it with the elevated privilege.

Attached Image:

Run as Administrator in Pop-Up Menu.png

Wed, 18 Sep 2013 20:56:33 +0400

Add Comment | Related Links | TrackBack
Related Content

Did your message disappear? Read the Forums FAQ.

Add Comment

Spam Control | * indicates required field
Your Name: *
Remember Me!
Comment: *
File attachment is optional. Please do not attach a file to your submission unless it is relevent.
Attach File:
(20 MB Max)
Spam Protection: * Answer of 1 + 10?
Click button only once, please!


TrackBack only accepted from WebSite-X Suite web sites. Do not submit TrackBacks from other sites.

Send Ping | TrackBack URL | Spam Control

No TrackBacks yet. TrackBack can be used to link this thread to your weblog, or link your weblog to this thread. In addition, TrackBack can be used as a form of remote commenting. Rather than posting the comment directly on this thread, you can posts it on your own weblog. Then have your weblog sends a TrackBack ping to the TrackBack URL, so that your post would show up here.

Messages, files, and images copyright by respective owners.

Articles | Wiki
Forums | Latest | RSS
Library | Links | News
Search | Store | Help

76 Users Online

Hacking Digital Cameras
Fun for Photographers

Amazon Associate

Copyright © 2004 - 2019. All Rights Reserved.