How to Open an Administrator-Level CMD (Command Prompt) in Windows 7

Sometimes we need to open Command Prompt (cmd) in Administrator level, for example when we want to create Windows To Go (Step by step guide available soon available here), we should run a Command Prompt as Administrator and then format the USB flash drive from it.

Here’s how to open Command Prompt as Administrator in Windows 7:

  1. Click Start > type cmd

    type cmd

  2. Press and hold down Ctrl+Shift and then hit Enter

    hold down CRTL+SHIFT keyshit enter key

  3. Do you want to allow the following program to make changes to this computer?
    Program name: Windows Command Processor
    Verified publisher: Microsoft Windows
    click Yes

    User Account Control window

  4. Done!

    command prompt as Administrator

  • sudeep

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