Solved Why am I not the system administrator? Tags: Computers Command Prompt Windows 7 Last response: August 1, 2012 7:05 PM in Windows 7 Share LiziMI August 1, 2012 4:52:49 PM Why am I not the system administrator on my computer? How do I fix this? I am trying to run sfc /scannow in the command prompt, but it won't let me because it says I'm not the system administrator. More about : system administrator | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove price_th August 1, 2012 4:58:51 PM Login with the admin account. What OS do you have? | Report abuse Best solution joecole1572 August 1, 2012 5:00:50 PM Right click the command prompt program and choose the option 'run as administrator'. | Report abuse kajabla August 1, 2012 5:02:44 PM ^ The second poster has it right. | Report abuse LiziMI August 1, 2012 7:05:37 PM Best answer selected by LiziMI. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Why am I not the system administrator?> Related ressources: Forumi am not Administrator in my PC .. why ???? ForumI am the administrator on my computer but i dont have sufficient security privil ForumCant intall software it asks me to login as administrator even though I am Forum...but I really am the administrator ! ForumWhy am i not administrator on my computer ForumWhy am i not administrator of my own computer ForumWhy am i not administrator on my computer ForumMy computer does not recognize me as the administrator how do i fix on my window ForumAdministrator Problems ForumAdministrator does not changes to user troubleshooting ForumAdministrator does not have sufficient privilege to add de.. ForumWhy am i not administrator on my computer ForumI am computer administrator , I have XP and Exployer and I cant change anything i ForumWhy do i get told i am not the administrator ForumCan somebody explain the "run as administrator " thing to me? ForumWhy do I need to contact a system administrator ForumCan't access all Areas, but I am Administrator ... ForumWhy did Bill Gates invent Windows? ForumSystem restarts when i press shut down ForumSolved: Windows 7 works for only 60 minutes then stops responding !! More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !