Disable Administrator Approval for Users in Windows 8

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Alexander Avdeev, Eng

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Steps

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    The first thing that we need to do is to press the Windows key and then press "R" on the keyboard
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    When the "Run" window opens, we need to type in "secpol.msc"
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    This will allow us to access the Local Security Policy management.
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    We press "Enter"
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    When the "Local Security Policy" window opens, we need to double-click "Local Policies"
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    Then, we double-click "Security Options"
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    At the right side of the window, we need to scroll all the way down to "User Account Control
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    Run all administrators in Admin Approval Mode". It is enabled in this case. We need to disable it.
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    To disable the "User Account Control
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    Run all administrators in Admin Approval Mode" option, we need to double-click it.
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    Then, we select "Disabled" by clicking it
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    We click "OK"
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    Now the message will pop up that we must restart the computer to turn off the User Account Control.
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    We can close the "Local Security Policy" window
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    Then, we restart the computer
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Categories : Windows

Recent edits by: Alexander Avdeev, Lukward Thomason

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