Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Running apps as the administrator, part of Windows 10: Tips and Tricks.
- Here in Windows 10, when you decide to run certain…programs or apps, typically the ones that would run…in the old Windows Desktop environment,…you have the ability to run those programs…with standard access, or something called elevated access…where you get additional options, features, and functions.…We're going to use the command prompt as an example.…If you're logged into Windows 10 as an administrator…and you go down to the Search field here and start…to type in command, you can see the Command Prompt app,…something we opened up in a previous movie,…you give it a click and off you go…typing in commands on the command line.…
Now even though I'm logged into my account…with administrator privileges, I still only have…standard access to the command prompt.…If I really want to get full or privileged access…to everything possible in the command prompt,…I need to run it as an administrator.…And here's how you do that.…We'll close it up.…Go back down to the Search field…and start to type in command.…And this time, when we go to the Command Prompt app…
- Customizing the startup environment
- Running multiple virtual desktops
- Saving files to PDF
- Locking your screen
- Enabling "God mode"
- Configuring automatic app updates
- Enabling Tablet mode on a PC
- Fine-tuning power settings
- Working with time-saving apps, tools, and utilities
Skill Level Intermediate
1. The Top 10
2. Keyboard Shortcuts
3. Efficiency Tips
4. Display Tips
5. Performance Tips
6. Useful Apps, Tools, and Utilities
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