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Windows 7: Admin symbol showing

09 Apr 2011   #1
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
Admin symbol showing

Recently I've notice the admin shield on some icons that did not have it before. This is an example of the shortcut for CCleaner Attachment 148172 I have downloaded .exe files an it is on their icon too.

When I open task manager it has a button with the admin shield to view processes from all users. I don't know if it is an adjustment a Win update did or not. Can someone help and explain how I get rid of it? I have only one account on this PC.

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09 Apr 2011   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64

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10 Apr 2011   #3
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Joshatdot View Post

Thanks Josh, I have UAC turned off and the admin shields remain. These have only started appearing in the last week or so.
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