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Windows 7: Run as Administrator

02 Jun 2009   #19
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 
Run as Administrator

How to Run a Program as an Administrator in Windows 7


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25 Dec 2009   #20
degge

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

I have the UAC down to zero, yet it's still bugging me about how I need to run it as Administrator.

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25 Dec 2009   #21
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Degge,

Unfortunately, the only way to stop that is to manually use OPTION THREE in the tutorial for any program exe that requires it. Afterwards, it will remain set to always RAA.
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27 Dec 2009   #22
lavecoi

window 7
 
 

I can not set compatibility mode for wmplayer.exe in C:/Program Files/Window Media Player . Can you help me ?
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27 Dec 2009   #23
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Lavecoi, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You can only right click on that one to temporarily "Run as adminsitrator" it. However, you should not need to with Windows Media Player. What issue are you having with it??
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27 Dec 2009   #24
lavecoi

window 7
 
 

I right click on wmplayer.exe and choose "properties" , in compatibility tab, i see " Compatibility mode can not be set on this program because it is part of this version of window " . How do I? because I only create "playlist" when i run it as administrator .

My English is not good, can you understand me?
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27 Dec 2009   #25
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Lavecoi,

I'm not sure if you will be able to, but you can give this tutorial a try to manually set the Windows Media Player exe file as RUNASADMIN in it.

Compatibility Mode List of Programs - Vista Forums
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28 Dec 2009   #26
lavecoi

window 7
 
 

I set wmplayer.exe RUNASADMIN, and it run as administrator right now.
But when I right click on music folder and choose " Play with Window Media Player" and the message box display " This requested operation requires elevation" . How can I avoid it without turn off UAC ?
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28 Dec 2009   #27
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

With it set to always "Run as administrator", you will not be able to without doing so.
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15 Jan 2010   #28
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Excellent tutorial. Thank you very much.
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15 Jan 2010   #29
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're most welcome Carl, and thank you.
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