Can't install programs unless under admin Tags: Acrobat Windows XP Last response: December 8, 2009 10:39 PM in Windows XP Share frickfrock99 December 8, 2009 5:52:46 PM So I can't install my adobe acrobat pro unless I'm logged in under admin. Any idea how I can do this to my other account? This happens with multiple programs, not just adobe. I am running windows xp Pro More about : install programs admin aford10 December 8, 2009 6:12:47 PM It sounds like your user account doesn't have administrator rights. Use your admin account to give administrator rights to your other user account. frickfrock99 December 8, 2009 9:13:25 PM How do I do that? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer aford10 December 8, 2009 10:39:35 PM start-->control panel-->user accounts-->change a user account-->change your other user account to an administrator account. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan't run programs unless under admin ForumLogged into admin account = still can't delete anything. ForumHow to install a printer for multiple users from Admin ForumProgram won't close, unless I open in Administrator mode ForumMicrosoft Mouse and Keyboard Center doesn't work with admin programs . ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumSome programs do not run unless run as is used ForumHow do I 'RUN' Programs as Admin ? ForumPrograms that need admin rights, but user shouldn't have t.. ForumAdmin permissions? ForumProgram installed under Admin , but will not work under User profile ForumAdmin / Domain Admin rights problem ForumAdmin Rights Problem ForumYou must be an admin to install software ForumAdmin User changed to Standard User Startup Programs ForumUsing installed Programs on Admin acct. with other users profiles ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumCan't install avg or connect to net ForumI deleted some programs last week and now my wordpad is not opening how do i res More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !