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29 Mar 2015   #1
MK80

32 or 64 bit
 
 
Program Shortcut

Dear All,

I have encounter some issue, some of the program shortcut when I double click it require administrator permission right. This computer is share by different user. I'm administrator I had password so don't have any issue. But it affect other user, how can I set some shortcut to open normally does not required any administrator.

Thanks in advance.


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29 Mar 2015   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello MK80, and welcome to Seven Forums.

If you like, you could use the tutorial below to create an elevated shortcut that standard users can use without getting a UAV prompt or having to enter an administrator's password.

Elevated Program Shortcut - Create for Standard User
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29 Mar 2015   #3
RolandJS

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Brink, the above means a standard cannot simply right-click and run as administrator, correct? OP has to follow the excellent info you provided to make that right-click possible, or make program simply run default at admin level. I learn something every day!
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29 Mar 2015   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Roland,

No. The standard user will be able to run the shortcut as usual, but it will automatically run elevated without getting a UAC prompt.
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30 Mar 2015   #5
MK80

32 or 64 bit
 
 

Hi Brink

Thank your information. Will test it out .
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30 Mar 2015   #6
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're welcome. I hope it will work for what you wanted.
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