Windows 10: reset this PC

  1.    30 Aug 2016 #1

    reset this PC


    I have the message that I am unable to use Reset because UAC is set to always notify me of system changes. Can someone explain this to me as I have not yet found an explanation by searching on google.

    Thanks
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       30 Aug 2016 #2

    Hello kevvyb,

    Does it allow you to reset the PC if you set UAC to the default setting?

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  3.    30 Aug 2016 #3

    uac and windows 10 reset this pc


    Probably but my question is why? And why do I have to redcuse the protection offered by UAC (assuming that it is as useful as it once purported) to be able to use this feature?

    EDIT: Yes it does....
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  4. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15063
       30 Aug 2016 #4

    I'm not sure why that UAC setting would be blocking it somehow either.
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  5.    30 Aug 2016 #5

    Could be a Permission Problem if you have change permissions on your HD or a leftover bug from the update 2 months ago
    Well UAC is blocking it because my guess did you log in with admin rights "the normal account" or have you change account to a user because then you can't do anything have a look at your account and see what it is admin or user
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  6.    30 Aug 2016 #6

    kimkl said: View Post
    Could be a Permission Problem if you have change permissions on your HD or a leftover bug from the update 2 months ago
    Well UAC is blocking it because my guess did you log in with admin rights "the normal account" or have you change account to a user because then you can't do anything have a look at your account and see what it is admin or user
    Admin account

    Sorry, which update..?
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