Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Another admin user question

09 Dec 2010   #1
mbrokerny

Win 7 Pro
 
 
Another admin user question

Ok im having major issues here and Ive read everything but nothing seems to answer my specific issue.

Im using Win 7 Pro and im a user on a local work network. I have admin privileges on my network security policy.

Im trying to adjust the URC controls and Win is telling me I have to log in as administrator to reduce the security level. In addition, many common tasks I try to do are prompting me to run as admin and I have to then go and type my user id and pw.

Ive enabled the Build in Administrator and tried to adjust the setting via that method but am still receiving the promps for my local policy.

Ive adjusted the settings in the Users folder and given myself almost every privilege but again, I still cannot adjust the URC and am still being prompted to "Run as Admin" for many tasks which is becoming very annoying.

How to I fix this.

Thanks.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
09 Dec 2010   #2
pricetech

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

Are you on a domain ?? If so, you're probably running up against domain policies. You have to talk to your domain admin about that.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Dec 2010   #3
mbrokerny

Win 7 Pro
 
 

It has nothing to do with my domain policies, its strictly my local policy. On my domain Im an admin.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Another admin user question




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
All MS Office Pro features work with Admin but not with admin user
For a long time I've had much difficulty understanding the exact difference between the computer administrator and a user whose type is administrator. On my system there are two administrators - one known as "Administrator" and another with my name, Gary or Gary and Susan. Each administrator has...
Microsoft Office
My Admin user name is corrupted so now PC has NO admin privileges
I created an administrator account for MSConway and changed my original account (pmconway) to user. Now when I log in to MSConway I get "The user name or password is corrupted." At the cmd line I entered "net users" and saw that my Admin account is mistakenly named "Ms. Conway". Also, when I use...
General Discussion
Admin User Error5. CMD solutions failed. New User with ADMIN works
Thank you! I am admin ( WIN 7 Pro 64 computer 4 years old): In admin user default account, any and ALL open, and .exe functions denied. CMD right click 'run as admin' (net user admin etc.) has no effect. Checking all folders I show FULL permission. Right click 'run as admin' has no effect...
General Discussion
Question about Admin/user accounts
If i add anti malware programs to my Admin account do i also need to do the same to my user accounts Thanks
System Security
New admin user acting differently than standard user changed to admin
I have created two new user accounts. The first I set up as a standard account, logged on, did a few things, then logged off, logged on as my administrator account and editted the account to be an administrator. When I log back on as this account, it appears that the user still does not have...
General Discussion


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:49.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App