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Run As Administrator in Windows 8

By Ibrahim Ersoy on October 15, 2012
Will be showing how to run an application in Administrator Mode.
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You can run an application as Administrator in 4 different ways:

1 ) Use Windows 8 UI's App Bar.


Choose an application by tapping or right-clicking:

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Then choose the "Run As Administrator" button from App Bar.


2 ) Choose Application by right-clicking on it or tapping it in Windows 8 UI -> Pin to TaskBar and there right-click on it:

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In the context menu, choose "Run as administrator".


3 ) Choose the application by right-clicking on it or tapping it in the Windows 8 UI and then Open File Location - right-click on the application and then Run As Administrator.

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4 ) Choose the application by right-clicking on it or tapping it in Windows 8 UI and then Open File Location - right-click on the Application.

Choose Properties.in the dialog window to get to the Compatibility Tab and check the Privilege Level to run as Administrator; see:

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Thats it!

Ibrahim Ersoy

Ibrahim Ersoy lives in Turkey, Istanbul. He helps running and managing C# Corner. He is a Software Consultant (Sharepoint) and MindCracker MVP. He writes about cutting-edge Microsoft Technologies including XNA,... Read more

Personal Blog: http://www.iersoy.com
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