Run Apps as Administrator on Windows 8

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    We need to access the "Start" menu by clicking on the lower left corner of the screen
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    When the menu opens, we need to right click on the icon of the app that we need to launch as administrator
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    Note that not all the application support launching as administrator. But the "Calculator" in this case does, so to run it as administrator we need to right click on the icon and then select from the menu below "Run as administrator".
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    Once this is done, it will be launched as an administrator user
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to run apps as administrator on Windows 8 computers
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