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Windows 7: Pop-up to type Admin password when login to a Standard user

03 May 2011   #1
V4705

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 
Pop-up to type Admin password when login to a Standard user

Hi!
I have few computers, all running win7 home premium 64bit WITH SERVICE PACK 1 !
Unfortunately only some of them gives me the option to type administrator password when I'm trying to change configuration/install applications and such.

I'm not sure what is the different between these computers, maybe I'm missing something.

Please help me find how to enable this option on the other computers, It is really handy for me.


Thanks!


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03 May 2011   #2
Carolyn

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Is this what you are looking for?

UAC - Require a Password for Administrator
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03 May 2011   #3
V4705

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks!! (:
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03 May 2011   #4
Carolyn

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

You're welcome
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 Pop-up to type Admin password when login to a Standard user




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