Windows 10: Getting Administrative Privaleges for my PC Account Solved

  1.    12 Sep 2015 #1

    Getting Administrative Privaleges for my PC Account

    There are a lot of things I am unable to do right now because my computer is blocking me from doing so. For example, I want to be able to make a System Restore Point and Open up the Administrator Command Prompt. I am in a CyberSecurity class right now and I want to have more control. I do understand that it is unsafe to use an Admin Account on a daily basis, but look at this window that I get:
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    Does this mean that a password was made to lock me out of windows features? Could I have been hacked? There isn't even a place that I could type a password, even if I click the show details button.
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  2.    13 Sep 2015 #2

    In a command prompt type net localgroup administrators. What users are listed as administrators on the computer?
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  3.    13 Sep 2015 #3

    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    In a command prompt type
    net localgroup administrators
    . What users are listed as administrators on the computer?
    I reset my hard drive and it fixed the problem, sorry. I am glad I am back to windows 8.1, windows 10 just isn't working for me.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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