In this tutorial, I will show you how to run command prompt as administrator Windows 10.
How To Run Command Prompt As Administrator Windows 10
You can follow one of the below mentioned ways to run command prompt as administrator in Windows 10.
Note: Type the admin account password when asked to do so.
Method 1: Use shortcut keys to open elevated Command Prompt Windows
This is the fastest and easiest way out there to run cmd as administrator windows 10.
Step 1. You press the Windows logo key on the keyboard to open the Start.
Step 2. Then you type CMD in the search box, and then simultaneously press Ctrl+Shift+Enter keys.
Step 3. When the User Account Control dialog box opens, you click Yes button.
Method 2: Run Command Prompt as administrator Windows 10 from Start menu
Step 1. You open the Start by pressing the Windows logo key on the keyboard.
Step 2. In the Start, you click Windows System folder and right-click on Command Prompt, then click Run as administrator.
Step 3. If the User Account Control box appears, you click Yes button
Method 3: Command Prompt run as administrator Windows 10 from desktop
Step 1. You right-click on the Windows logo button on the taskbar then select Common Prompt (Admin).
Step 2. When the User Account Control box appears, you click Yes to open Command Prompt.
Method 4: Run CMD as administrator Windows 10 from File Explorer
Step 1. You press Windows logo + R keys to open Run command dialog box.
Step 2. In the Run command box, you type %windir%\System32\ and click OK to go to step 3.
Step 3. In System32 folder, you find the file named cmd.exe, right click it and select Run as administrator option.
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