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For those of you who have pinned any program to your Windows 7 taskbar, you can hold down the Ctrl and Shift keys when clicking the icon and it will launch it with Administrator privileges.

I use this frequently when I need to run Visual Studio 2010 with Administrator privileges, but it will work with any program.

Now I just need someone to write a VS2010 Extension to relaunch VS2010 with Administrative privileges for the same Solution file.  Maybe I have a new project on my hands...

Rob

Posted on Thursday, September 9, 2010 3:56 PM Windows | Back to top


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