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  1. Joined : Feb 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
       04 Feb 2016 #11

    This fix worked for me


    millansoft said: View Post
    Hello,
    I disabled UAC and when I try to open Edge, Calculator, etc I get a window message that says that I cant open it with UAC disabled, I find it something very annoying that makes me think about going back to Windows 7, is there any around this?
    In Windows 7 for example, I was able to open the calculator with UAC disabled.
    Thanks!
    I have a fix that will allow you to still keep UAC enabled, provide no prompting for a user, while still being able to run all Metro apps - calculator, Edge, weather, news, calendar, etc
    Either through Group Policy or Local Security Policy
    Computer Configuration\Policies\Windows Settings\SecuritySettings\Local Policies\Security Options

    • User Account Control: Admin Approval Mode for the Built-in Administrator account = Enabled


    • User Account Control: Behavior of the elevation prompt for administrators in Admin Approval Mode = Prompt for Credentials

    Next, make some registry changes ....
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
    Make the following changes

    • ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin 0x00000003 becomes 0x00000000


    • ConsentPromptBehaviorUser 0x00000003 becomes 0x00000000


    • EnableLUA 0x00000001 stays at 0x00000001

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\UIPI

    • Change (Default) from the (value not set) to 0x00000001(1)

    Reboot your Windows 10 machine and enjoy all the metro apps that require UAC/escalation without the nags
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  2. Joined : Feb 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10, Remix Os
       08 Feb 2016 #12

    Greg R said: View Post
    I have a fix that will allow you to still keep UAC enabled, provide no prompting for a user, while still being able to run all Metro apps - calculator, Edge, weather, news, calendar, etc
    Either through Group Policy or Local Security Policy
    Computer Configuration\Policies\Windows Settings\SecuritySettings\Local Policies\Security Options

    • User Account Control: Admin Approval Mode for the Built-in Administrator account = Enabled


    • User Account Control: Behavior of the elevation prompt for administrators in Admin Approval Mode = Prompt for Credentials

    Next, make some registry changes ....
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
    Make the following changes

    • ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin 0x00000003 becomes 0x00000000


    • ConsentPromptBehaviorUser 0x00000003 becomes 0x00000000


    • EnableLUA 0x00000001 stays at 0x00000001

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\UIPI

    • Change (Default) from the (value not set) to 0x00000001(1)

    Reboot your Windows 10 machine and enjoy all the metro apps that require UAC/escalation without the nags
    Sir!! you made my day!
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Joined : Feb 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
       08 Feb 2016 #13

    Luisfm said: View Post
    Sir!! you made my day!
    Glad I could help out.
    Took me awhile to find a solution that actually worked over and over again.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  4. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 38
    win 10
       26 Jul 2016 #14

    Greg R said: View Post
    I have a fix that will allow you to still keep UAC enabled, provide no prompting for a user, while still being able to run all Metro apps - calculator, Edge, weather, news, calendar, etc
    Either through Group Policy or Local Security Policy
    Computer Configuration\Policies\Windows Settings\SecuritySettings\Local Policies\Security Options

    • User Account Control: Admin Approval Mode for the Built-in Administrator account = Enabled


    • User Account Control: Behavior of the elevation prompt for administrators in Admin Approval Mode = Prompt for Credentials

    Next, make some registry changes ....
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
    Make the following changes

    • ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin 0x00000003 becomes 0x00000000


    • ConsentPromptBehaviorUser 0x00000003 becomes 0x00000000


    • EnableLUA 0x00000001 stays at 0x00000001

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\UIPI

    • Change (Default) from the (value not set) to 0x00000001(1)

    Reboot your Windows 10 machine and enjoy all the metro apps that require UAC/escalation without the nags
    So if i use this trick i can use also Edge and i can download app from store ?

    Thank
    Hispa
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 
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