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Windows 7: Run as Different User


08 Nov 2008   #19
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 
Run as Different User

How to Run Program as a Different User in Windows 7 and Windows 8


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30 Oct 2011   #20
stev8888

W7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Thanks for the quick response, I created a different user name and log in as ID: illusion and password, doesn't help

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30 Oct 2011   #21
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Stev,

What are you typing in the "User Name" field?

For example, if the user name is illusion, then you would type either below. Just substitute Domain with the actual name of the domain computer (ex: SEV-PC).

illusion@Domain

OR

Domain\illusion
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27 Nov 2012   #22
anujagrawal4

Windows 7 Enterprise x64 Sp1
 
 

Hello,

I have a question : Suppose my computer is on Domain D1. There is also another domain D2 which i used to connect through VPN. Now after connecting VPN, i am following below steps :

1. I am trying to execute a Application by Run as User (Shift+Right Mouse button).
2. I am entering D2\Username & password.

I am getting error "Logon failure : Unknown User name or bad password".

However using same credentials (D2\username & password), i can successfully RDP the machine on domain D2. Moreover this account is member of Admin group on D2 domain.

Can you please suggest?
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27 Nov 2012   #23
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello anujagrawal, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if you may be able to log in using username@D2, then the password may work instead.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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08 Dec 2012   #24
Sakina

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Ok can anyone help me how to run as different user this link
"C:\Program Files (x86)\Gameforge\NCLauncher\NCLauncher.exe" /LauncherID:"GameForge" /CompanyID:"11" /GameID:"AION-LIVE" /LUpdateAddr:"update.aion.gfsrv.net"
With all these quotation marks runas.exe cant accept the parameters.
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08 Dec 2012   #25
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Sakina,

I have no idea if this will work, but you might try this instead with one more set of quotes wrapped around the whole thing.

Code:
""C:\Program Files (x86)\Gameforge\NCLauncher\NCLauncher.exe" /LauncherID:"GameForge" /CompanyID:"11" /GameID:"AION-LIVE" /LUpdateAddr:"update.aion.gfsrv.net""
Hope this helps,
Shawn
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08 Dec 2012   #26
Sakina

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Sakina,

I have no idea if this will work, but you might try this instead with one more set of quotes wrapped around the whole thing.

Code:
""C:\Program Files (x86)\Gameforge\NCLauncher\NCLauncher.exe /LauncherID:"GameForge" /CompanyID:"11" /GameID:"AION-LIVE" /LUpdateAddr:"update.aion.gfsrv.net""
Hope this helps,
Shawn
It doesn't works. Normaly
Code:
runas /user:games "C:\Program Files (x86)\Gameforge\NCLauncher\NCLauncher.exe  /LauncherID:"GameForge" /CompanyID:"11" /GameID:"AION-LIVE"  /LUpdateAddr:"update.aion.gfsrv.net""
should work, if there was no stupid quotation marks in the parameters
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12 Mar 2013   #27
avinashrawat

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Hello Guys! While I am Firing following Command
runas /user:user name "C:\Windows\system32\notepad.exe" then this prompt me a password while no any password set for system. i am sole user of my System mean i am admin of system. if i leave blank password and press enter then following message shown

RUNAS ERROR: Unable to run - C:\windows\System32\notepad.exe
1327: Logon failure: user account restriction. Possible reasons are blank passwords not allowed, logon hour restrictions, or a policy restriction has been enforced.
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12 Mar 2013   #28
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello avinashrawat,

Unfortunately, the user account you want to "run as" must have a password to be able to use it.
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12 Mar 2013   #29
avinashrawat

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

@Brink
which password apply by me for open user account. i never set password for any user account.
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