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Admin privileges problem

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by helpmeplease1534, Nov 27, 2014.

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  1. helpmeplease1534

    helpmeplease1534 Thread Starter

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    when i click on soemthing that needs admin privileges it does not ask me for my password to confirm it how do i change things i have windows 8.1
     
  2. DaveA

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    Some areas the user can NOT make changes.
    What changes are you trying to make?
     
  3. lunarlander

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    So you want Windows to prompt you for your password? Normally, Windows just pops up a dialog asking for confirmation when you are logged into an admin account; are you getting that?
     
  4. closetvibes

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    right click on icon and select " run as administrator " , there are ways to bypass it ( like ccleaner has done , you no longer need to run as admin )

    try this
    1. Go to the Search and type “Change User Account Settings”
    2. In the console, change the settings to what you want - either NEVER or ALWAYS or anything in between
     
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