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Windows 7: UAC as Admin???

21 Jun 2010   #31
jsmoline

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

I never did it in XP, but it was a breeze in 7, thanks to help in this forum.


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21 Jun 2010   #32
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Yes solution was back on frame 8. Glad that you used it.
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21 Jun 2010   #33
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Corrine View Post
Anyway, I personally want to know precisely what is gong on at all times on my computer. I don't care that I launched a program that I closed 10 minutes ago and I get a UAC prompt asking me to approve the elevation. To me, it is just second nature.
I feel the same way and I honestly cannot keep track of every single thing that every single application does...so I like to just get the notice.

I switched over my work computer to using a standard user account. It's a bit annoying on a domain as I have to input the username as well as the password....but I'm getting used to it. I haven't had too much trouble in the past few hours and only get a prompt or two.
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