- click on start prompt
- in search for programs box enter "cmd"
- then hit "ctrl + shift + enter"
- you get a prompt to "do you want to allow this program to make changes to your computer"
- select yes
- command shell now opens with admin privileges and you can run the services/application cmd or bat files without any issues.
Friday, December 16, 2011
Run as Administrator on Windows 7
When you are running application/services on window it is often painful to find out what's happening when the services don't start correctly. then you may decide to open a cmd shell and run the same commands to get more details. on windows 7 in some workplace environments you need a way to start these services with delegated administrator privileges. The way to do this is: