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Old 06-20-2008
Jack Frost Jack Frost is offline
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Default Logged in as Adminstrator, but blocked from acting as Administrator

Some programs (e.g., Spybot) tell me that I need to log in as an Administrator
to run them. But I'm already logged in as an Administrator. What gives?

Here's the error message from Spybot:

"You are missing administrator rights to perform this action. If you need
to do this, please run this application elevated as an administrator."

Only recently have I started having this problem--within the past couple
weeks, I'd say. And I've been running Vista on this computer for nearly a

Thanks for any help.
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Old 06-22-2008
Prince_of_Vampires Prince_of_Vampires is offline
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Vista got a administrator account u can not see, if u want to see it or even log into it, it is a easy way to do it:
1. open cmd with administrator rights
2. write: net user administrator /active:YES
3.push enter
4.logg off ( or change user)
5. the administrator user will be showen

hoped that helped u
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