It is accessible from the User Accounts applet in Control Panel. Back to top #14 scootstah scootstah Moderators Advanced Member 3,864 posts LocationUSA Posted 10 February 2012 - 02:35 PM Alternatively to scootstah... Also - it just made me a folder under users but not a real user. LeLe LeLe, Jan 25, 2011 #4 calvin-c Banned Joined: May 17, 2006 Messages: 1,098 Have you contacted HP about this issue? http://internetpasswordpro.com/windows-7/how-to-check-admin-rights-in-windows-10.html
Thanks Carsten Please click Mark as Answer if this post is of help to you. :-) My Blog Reply lberan Contributor 2398 Points 1107 Posts Re: why doesn't my computer recognize I don't see any other settings when I open the Properties window. while(!$succeed = try()); Back to top #15 DragosN DragosN New Members Newbie 1 posts Posted 06 February 2013 - 03:35 PM but what i do about this after i deactivate UAC I really need help. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/why-does-windows-not-recognize-me-as-an-administrator-after-a-clean-windows-7-install-on-a-new-hdd.201231/
This opens the Local Security Policy. Back to top #4 Philip Philip Staff Alumni Phailip 4,769 posts Posted 09 February 2012 - 07:14 PM I've never had a problem with Admin accounts on my Win7 boxes. So what? Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy!
It's better to have TWO different user accounts which have admin rights...just in case one goes south. I've installed Win7 on several boxes and have never had to do that. You need to enabled it. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-security/windows-7-does-not-recognize-me-as-administrator/ccddbdc0-ef6d-e011-8dfc-68b599b31bf5 Reply lberan Contributor 2398 Points 1107 Posts Re: why doesn't my computer recognize me as administrator?
Right click the shortcut, go to properties, go to compatibility, check "run this program as Administrator".Or for temporary, right click the shortcut and hit "run as administrator". Navigate to Local Policies-> Security Options and here you can see an entry Accounts: Administrator account. You may also... The other possible reasons, as another poster mentioned is because you reinstalled, you may still have data but have lost the user ownership.You can fix that too http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...rmission/d9b6c0d7-59e1-45dc-8a5e-1692cf1e86ca Mar 30,
You do not want to remove that, even if you could. https://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/916373-pc/67997194 Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Grant Admin Full Control Windows 10 Ditto Turning off UAC only has the advantage of removing those highly annoying popup boxes. Why Am I Not The Administrator On My Computer Windows 10 Recently downloaded and installed a number of programs and put shortcuts to them on my desktop.
Nothing seems to work. this page Learn more > Blog Sign in Join ASP.NET Home Get Started Learn Hosting Downloads Community Overview Community Spotlight Articles of the Day What's new Community Blogs ASP.NET Team Events Hall Of Jul 13, 2010 12:21 PM|MGBA|LINK This is because of UAC look at the below link though it is for Vista just try it on W7 Try this Hope this helps you Two other programs won't let me simplify (rename) the name assigned on the shortcut icon (on desktop), also demanding that I be logged in as Administrator. Windows 10 Administrator Account
What exactly is it that you have tried to do that triggers these "access is denied" messages? This might help you understand http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/...tanding-user-account-control-in-windows-vista Win7 is nearly the same as Vista, but MS changed it to be less obtrusive. Double click the entry to enable or disable.Or, possibly...open the Control Panel, double click on "Administrative Tools", then "Computer Management", then "Local Users and Groups" on the left side of the get redirected here Programs like Spybot Seach and Destroy, a malware program I use, needs full administrative access to alter the hosts files where it stores a database of malicious websites.
But for whatever reason, when I try to do anything, I get "access is denied" error stating that an administrator needs to execute the command. why doesn't my computer recognize me as administrator? [Answered]RSS 11 replies Last post Jul 13, 2010 12:21 PM by MGBA ‹ Previous Thread|Next Thread › Print Share Twitter Facebook Email Shortcuts If you open Control Panel, can you locate and open the User Accounts applet?
Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? TechSpot is a registered trademark. I dont have a separate admin account. LeLe BTW: My computer is a desktop Dell Inspiron, with Windows 7 preloaded.
Please try the request again. If so those files on those slave drives have owner permissions that could be left over from your last Windows 7 install. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now useful reference What I failed to mention before is that the full download failed even under the 'built-in' Administrator status.
Reply integrasol Contributor 7452 Points 2340 Posts Re: why doesn't my computer recognize me as administrator? There are other methods to the one I posted, but this one is the most straightforward, just a line of text into the Command Prompt. Ditto Turning off UAC only has the advantage of removing those highly annoying popup boxes. Please enlighten me.
The printer does print, so the driver must have been installed, but the remaining software is not allowed because of the above message. If still not success you better reinstall the application. Jul 11, 2010 09:02 AM|lberan|LINK I have just installed sql server 2005 developer edition on my homecomputer with Windows 7 Ultimate. Why doesn't SQL server recognize me as an administrator?
Me It's always a damned typo! Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Jul 11, 2010 10:34 AM|integrasol|LINK Yes, I understand that you are an admin on your box, but UAC still consider you a standard user, if it is set to the default This has the implication that Administrator will match the NTFS Permisions for the Admin & the Admin Group, while ZZZ will only match under the Group permissions.
Jan 31, 2010 Can't install Windows 7 after formatting HDD Sep 12, 2011 BSOD after clean install of windows 7 Mar 23, 2014 Windows 7 slow after clean install Dec 17, I installed Windows successfully onto the hard drive, and naturally became the administrator. Whereas the admin account automatically runs everything as administrator To get that, you need to unlock the admin account. Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows 7-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators Resolved Question Administrator loggin account not recognized by morph / June 27, 2013