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  1.    10 Jul 2017 #20

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    WIN Key + R, CMD, enter.

    That's never going away......
    Using menu File > Open Windows PowerShell (or Open command window here with RMB as described in this guide) will open the prompt in current folder path. It's different from just opening MS-DOS prompt with Execute Command...
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       10 Jul 2017 #21

    hexaae said: View Post
    Using menu File > Open Windows PowerShell (or Open command prompt here with RMB as described in this guide) will open the prompt in current folder path. It's different from just opening MS-DOS prompt with Execute Command...
    Correct. Was only pointing out another option. Choices are always good.
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       11 Jul 2017 #22

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    WIN Key + R, CMD, enter.
    That's never going away......
    also unfortunately, it doesn't give the option to open as administrator. The run dialog box use to have a "will run as administrator" or some such wording, but even then it didn't trigger UAC which is the only proof I'd have I'd be going into elevated mode ...
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  4.    11 Jul 2017 #23

    @TG2
    Yep... you can always run PowerShell from File menu as admin and enter "cmd"...
    (SFC /? is a good command to test if you actually have admin rights)
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  5.    12 Jul 2017 #24

    Hi Brink,

    Have you found a way to make this also open with admin rights?
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       12 Jul 2017 #25

    Benf said: View Post
    Hi Brink,

    Have you found a way to make this also open with admin rights?
    Hello Ben,

    Here you go:

    Open command window here as administrator - Add in Windows 10 Windows 10 Customization Tutorials
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  7.    12 Jul 2017 #26

    Thank you for the quick reply

    The registry tweak is awesome, however, I was wondering if there is something that can be done without tweaking the registry on every device I support to get this option -- Perhaps even something like a self-elevation command, similar to the sudo in the Linux terminal.

    Any ideas?
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       12 Jul 2017 #27

    I'm afraid I don't know about that.
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  9.    12 Jul 2017 #28

    Then I will keep on looking! my "C" and "D" keys are wearing out :P
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  10.    4 Weeks Ago #29

    hi Brink, thank you for your help.
    I decided to add cmd with rClick & cmd/adm with shift-rClick.
    Both worked like a charm after translated them.
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