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Windows 7: Run As Admin Missing

25 Mar 2012   #1
MourningStar

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Run As Admin Missing

tho I rarely use it, i now have need for the 'run as administrator' option. i recall it available via r-clik context menu on a selected item. it is not there now. what happened? can i get it back, or is there an alternate way?

thnx.


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25 Mar 2012   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello MourningStar,

Hopefully this will help.

Run as Administrator - Add or Remove from Context Menu in Windows 7
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25 Mar 2012   #3
MourningStar

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Thanks, that did it!
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25 Mar 2012   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're welcome. Great news.
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