Batch files have many purposes, such as automating frequently used tasks. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. So I'm puzzled - why is that Privilige checkbox grayed out, and not only on one system, but on two different ones? You will be getting User Account Control warning window every time when you launch the application. Both in the batch file's own context menu, and in the shortcut's properties menu, the Privilege section, where you could tick the checkbox to always run it as admin is grayed out, and inactive. Browse other questions tagged or.
Should the application always run as a domain administrator? I know there is a checkbox in the propertires of a batch file where you can select that this file should always be run as admin. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Hello, An installed application needs to run as administrator privilage to start but whenever i go to short cut or exe's properties and check this option it remains disable. The only reason I wanted to do this is because my Windows clock would sometimes be off by 2 minutes every so often. Be easier if I could just get cmd. Click on Continue if the Access Denied warning window pops up. The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and validated that they work.
This option is greyed out in Windows 7. General Discussion Sorry if I'm placing this question in the wrong place. Not the answer you're looking for? This wikiHow teaches you how to run a batch file. Tutorials I've made a batch file, but i don't know how to make it to always run as administartor. Unfortunately the information given there doesn't work for me. But i don't want to do it every time because. And you probably already know that if you want to launch an application with local admin rights, you would have to use Run as Administrator to fire up the application.
You must be logged in as an administrator to be able to do this tutorial. From this point on, this application will be launched with local admin rights associated. It worked about 75% of the time, reducing my 2min problem to occurring maybe once every 4-5 weeks, instead of once every 10-20 days before the reg-hack, but it still happens. Looking forward to hear from you, Kevin Microsoft Answers Support Engineer Visit our and let us know what you think. Give it a try and let us know if it work out. I'll know in about an hour. Type cd followed by the file's location.
Sample of a script that will run a program using that users privelages. Depending on what the batch file is programmed to do, running it with administrator privileges may be required. Halo provided a reg-hack a few months ago, but for some reason it didn't work all the time. Should the application always run as a local administrator? This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Do you want to start the application 'on demand' or should it start up automagically? My big plan is to add the. If I right click, Properties, Compatibility, the run as admin is now grey. One of the features that make Windows 7 securer than its previous versions is that most of the applications are launched by default without having local admin rights, even when you log in as an account that belongs to local administrator group.
How do I get this checkbox enabled again? This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Any clue what can be done to remove this msg once for all for this program? Would you like to answer one of these instead? I have no idea how Vista got changed to this configuration, but it happened a few days ago and was quite frustrating. You open the pcwRunAsGui and create one shortcut with all necessary credentials. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. Create a shortcut and set the shortcut to always run as administrator. So is there any other via to fix it? This contact information may change without notice.
So, hopefully this will work. You can run them in the normal File Explorer, or you can launch them from the command line of the Command Prompt. Execute it from the shortcut. I've wondered whether it is some kind of system wide policy which I would have to set, like you have to do to allow for Scripts to be run, but I couldn't find any info in that direction. Any thoughts or input will be appreciated.
The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and validated that they work. But that checkbox is for me grayed out and inactive both on my Windows 7 Ultimate home system and on a Server 2008 at work. How-To Geek forum solution: Make a batch file in an editor and nameit. I know I can create a shortcut, and set the shortcut to run as admin, but, I am one of those that just types cmd into any address bar to get to a command prompt. If all settings in Compatibility tab are all grayed out, you can still make the same change by going to Advanced settings in Shortcut tab, and checking the option Run as administrator.
Then I have to type exit, find the shortcut and use that. . Be sure you understand what your batch file is supposed to do, as it may have run successfully even though it didn't look like anything happened. Still looking forward for the best approach for a script run as admin without too much hassle. Type cd followed by full path to the folder with the.
Unable to apply that fix to cmd. I am the only account on here, I am logged in as administrator, I can right click and Run as Admin there, but not set the Compatibility Properties tickbox. Now, congratulation, you have successfully make an application run as administrator by default. This is a combination question both virus and administrative issues. I click yes, and my short life continues. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.