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Windows 7: User Accounts 2

27 Jan 2012   #1
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 
User Accounts 2

Hi Folks,

This is a complex question but will try to compose it as simply as possible. Please read carefully.
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On my Laptop, I set CCleaner to run at 0800hrs every Saturday using Task Scheduler. Ticked boxes, 'Run with highest privileges' and 'Run task as soon as possible after a scheduled start is missed'. As this was done on my 'Admin' account, SFSG.
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Now I have added a 'Standard' account which is set to run on starting my Laptop. If I change the setting from 'Run only when user is logged on' to 'Run whether user is logged on or not' ( it asked for my password and I entered it). Will CCleaner do its work on both accounts ?
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In my Admin account, CCleaner needs permission from UAC but not on my Standard account (UAC default setting on both accounts).


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27 Jan 2012   #2
logicearth

Windows 10 Pro (x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Roderunner View Post
Will CCleaner do its work on both accounts ?
No. When you use "Run as Administrator" from a standard user account, it runs under the administrator account not the standard user.
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27 Jan 2012   #3
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by logicearth View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Roderunner View Post
Will CCleaner do its work on both accounts ?
No. When you use "Run as Administrator" from a standard user account, it runs under the administrator account not the standard user.
Any suggestions on how to get it to run on my 'Standard' account automatically?
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28 Jan 2012   #4
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

Have a look at the latter half of this Tutorial: Task Scheduler - Windows 8 Forums
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28 Jan 2012   #5
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Hi Dwarf, I've already been shown how to auto log on by Shawn (Brink). I'm trying to find how to program CCleaner to work on 2 accounts using Task Scheduler 1 Admin & 1 Standard.
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