When you launch the Command Prompt with admin privileges, you'll And with that, you have three very easy ways to run commands in the. To open a command prompt window, type cmd. Remember to check the Create this task with administrative privileges check-box. Then hit. If you try to open an elevated Command Prompt as above and can't due to a lack of admin rights, you'll have to enable the Administrator account using a.

UPDATE: This script is now slightly edited to support command line . Mapped folder check (Warn´s you if admin can´t access mapped drive). An elevated Command Prompt means running CMD as an administrator, Try the chkdsk command and you'll get an "Access Denied as you do not have. Here's a collection of ways to get to the command line quickly. Opening that application gives you access to the full range of command-line tools and To open an administrative Command Prompt window in the current.

When you run a command prompt in Windows, it runs in user mode by default and does not have any administrator rights. If you need to. There is no method I know of built in to windows that will elevate an already running command prompt. In the past I have used 3rd party tools. How do I get elevated privileges in a cmd window that has already been opened with For example, barney is my domain admin account.