Admin priviledges Tags: Security Computers Windows 7 Last response: November 18, 2012 8:44 AM in Windows 7 Share wt4life November 18, 2012 3:10:39 AM Help. My computer (windows 70 shows I have admin rights on the accts section, yet when I try to do some things, it says I do not> What's the deal. Help, I am trying to run a anti-adware program and I can't due to this. Thanks. More about : admin priviledges Emerald a b 8 Security a b $ Windows 7 November 18, 2012 6:57:42 AM boot into Safe Mode with Networking and log in as Administrator, then run you anti adware program mbarnes86 a b $ Windows 7 November 18, 2012 8:44:26 AM Hi in Vista & 7 as a security feature you do not have full administrator rights all the time. modern programs will ask you for permission & password to Run as Administrator older programs require you to Run As Administrator (right click on program) regards Mike Barnes Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources want admin priviledges over network on XP home Forum how to quickly gain admin priviledge to make changes? Forum Web Server - User Access and Priviledges . Forum lost administrator priviledges Forum Admin problems not letting me play BIA, Halo, Far Cry? Forum Admin accounts-loss of privileges Forum Hidden Admin account? Forum Security Vulnerability? or just an IT Admin oversight? Forum XP Pro - Locked out of admin profile Forum Will my company admin know if I remove Norton? Forum program requires admin privileges Forum Adprep /forestprep Win2k3 Forum No access to my temporary files folder, can't download stuff, Forum Need to transfer files off a old hard drive Forum My windows update program is not functioning Forum What's Windows Vista Worth? Play Guy's Guesstimating Game. Forum User screen resolution resets by itself Forum Password retrieval urgent pls Forum Why did Bill Gates invent Windows? Forum Admin password for dell inspiron 1545 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !