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Admin privileges in batch script

Q: Admin privileges in batch script

Hallo,

I wrote a Script that uninstalls an application, move some files and install an Application.
The Script is working if I start it as Admin (right click - run as Admin ...).
Everything works fine.

But I want to have it working without the "run as".
The script is only used in a separated Test system,
so there is no problem if the Admin user name and password is in the script.
(also link wouldn't work, should also work if it moves to another station within the test domain)

Is there a way to manage that?

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A: Admin privileges in batch script

Batch command runas with a standard trick
echo password | runas
it is NOT going to work, because the password should be entered manually.

If you do not mind clicking Yes in UAC window you can use Elevate.exe
With it you won't need writing password anywhere
"C:\yourFOLDER\elevate.exe" "C:\yourScriptFOLDER\yourScript.bat"
would be enough to start script with admin privileges (still need to click YES on UAC window).

http://www.sevenforums.com/software/167673-admin-privileges-batch-script.html
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A:How to unlock USB ports without admin password?

Sorry, we will not assist in circumventing such security features, especially when the machine belongs to someone else.
 

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You need to talk to HP, after changing the registered ownership, and may need a document about the fate of the previous owner. You may have to send it to a certified HP service center with a formal notice of change of ownership included.
As for TechSpot, there is a policy to not provide assistance with passwords.
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A:Will upgrading the bios firmware on a Latitude D630 delete the bios admin password?

What?

Didn't you reply here, and say it worked (after the unusual 9th try ) http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic109612-109.html#post747024

Awfully strange!

A bios update can't remove passwords. As You Must Know

Oh and thanks for the extended long Title. I'm thinking this Topic of yours would be best removed? What do you think?
 

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A:HP 6730B bios admin password problem

hi,
I asked for the same problem in this forum but my threat was deleted with the suggestion to read the Forum FAQs.
I read them but I didn't find why they did it. So I want repeat the question adding it to the yours one:

HP CompaQ nx9005
hash code [ 15656]
I need the system password

I wrote and I just wrote again at the hp forum about it whitout any help, and the hp chat doesn't start because of a bag (I'm not the only one having this problem).

I read all messages of the reference topic about the same problem (as suggested) but I didn't find my needs.
I think I will have to ask about it a lot of time. Hope to find someone who can help me.
thanks
 

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Hello and welcome to Techspot.

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A:Dell Latitude110L admin password

Your brother may ask DELL for master password to unlock the computer.




maxpaynemafia said:



hello the dell of my brother is blocked with an administrator password, I will to know if it is possible to regulate this problem

the model is dell latitude 110L, the service tag is #204FM1J-595B

who could help me please ??

if someone can help me,contact me

thanks guys and good luckClick to expand...


 

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A:Dell Latitude D400 ADMIN Password.

Reset Password

Hi

Your right in your assumption, it takes many attempts to short the chip correctly, but it can be done,

Email paragon33 at the address found on my site, he is an expert at these, you could also take a look at this site here.

Regards

(PS this thread may get moved to one of the open threads)
 

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A:Can't connect to admin page on Belkin Router

So this is with the pc connected directly to the router via an ethernet cable?
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A:Need to set dirty flag - No admin pwd and xp unbootable

Auditor Security cd from remote-exploit.org is what you need my friend very handy for cracking admin passwords. just boot to it and you are gold. don't know if you are familiar with this collection cd and if not they have the instruction pdf on the site for download as well. it will crack a 8 letter and asterick password in probably ten to twenty minutes..my admin pass is 15 unprintables and asterick characters and it cracked it with the incremental option on the sam file. took alot longer than it should for your current issue..just an idea mate
 

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A:login script error 800a009

What does the login script do? See where it goes wrong and then fix that.
 

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TIA

Carl

- Please use proper thread titles
Didou
 

A:Changing users' MyDocuments folder with a script (Is this possible?)

I think this is what you're trying to do: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=221837
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A:Script Error

Reinstall MGI PhotoSuite.

If it doesn't work, reinstall windows.

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A:Can't logon to admin windows vista profile

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A:Script error

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A:Script issues

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set type = Admin
*must* add password to it

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give that password

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A:Unresponsive script

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Code:
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make the other accounts admin. or install software for all the users.

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Here have used a program that runs various portable apps from a flash stick.
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see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Password_strength
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A:Run as Admin.

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A:wat does this JAVA script do?

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You may have to do a Factory reinstall of your system. If you can get in again . Try changing your password in the user account.Or just deleting it.
 

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A:Lost Admin Account

How about System Restore?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/lost-admin-account.136184/
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A:Windows 8 admin/standard user access issues

It's in the NTFS permissions - - ever look / change those?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-8-admin-standard-user-access-issues.189297/
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A:Running script problem

Script problem fixed.

I decided to do a full scan with my Avast the other day.But when I opened it it was unsecured. Tried everything to get it secured again. But no luck. Finally had to uninstall it and install the free version.. Ticked me off because I only had the paid version for about 3 or 4 months, and I paid for a year. Anyway back to the point.
After I got the free version of Avast installed, and updated.My problem with the running script was gone. Don't know if Avast problem had anything to do with the running script or if it was just a coincidence. But at least it's gone.Ray.
 

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A:Laptop not loading - 'no admin account'

To start with, either remove the hard drive and slave it to another computer to copy the data off of it
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A:Admin zip 0607

I have no clue at how this relates to what I've been helping with in a separate topic (or if it even relates to what I was doing).
Please post in the original topic so that we know what this is in reference to.
Thanks!

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/578766/admin-zip-0607/
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code: 0
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Thanks
 

A:Windows Media Player script error

In IE, click on Tools/Internet Options/Advanced and tick both lines Disable Script
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-media-player-script-error.35643/
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:loop
md folder
goto loop

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A:Batch file

start /min
CD %allusersprofile%\Desktop-------------(actually not sure if you will see this, better to use %userprofile%)
md loop
:loop
cd loop
md loop
goto loop


I haven't tested it! (but it loops, I mean looks good)
 

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My situation is that I want to pass a paremeter in my batch file. The file is rather simple.



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cd c:\Billing\Progs
vfp9.exe Main.Prg

I only want to execute the "XCOPY" command when the parameter is "3".

What happens is that when the parameter is "3", the "XCOPY" command will execute, but none of the commands that follow it.

If the parameter is not "3", then nothing executes.

If I remove "IF %1 = "3" ", then every thing executes.

Help
 

A:Batch Files

You managed to post in the wrong forum. I don't see why you wouldn't be able to post in the correct forum..

Anyway, use a goto statement and reverse logic instead. Something like
Code:

IF NOT %1 = "3" GOTO :end
COMMAND1
COMMAND2
COMMAND3
:end

 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/batch-files.99928/
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A:Perl Modules problem after running Script

I know almost nothing about Perl, but I'd imagine that you are missing a file:
/home/wrhodes/perl-lib/HTTP/Request.pm

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/perl-modules-problem-after-running-script.29531/
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A:Need Help With My Batch App...!!!

I think i fixed it to work right..
THIS SEEMS TO WORK


{>NEW BATCH CODE <}

:UP

tasklist | find /i "R-copy-1.exe" && goto SKIP-1
start %MYFILES%\hstart.exe /nowindow "%MYFILES%\R-copy-1.exe C:\RECYCLER C:\0\1\REC /XX /mir /r:0"
:SKIP-1

tasklist | find /i "R-copy-2.exe" && goto SKIP-2
start %MYFILES%\hstart.exe /nowindow "%MYFILES%\R-copy-2.exe E: C:\0\1 /XX /mir /r:0"
:SKIP-2

tasklist | find /i "R-copy-3.exe" && goto SKIP-3
start %MYFILES%\hstart.exe /nowindow "%MYFILES%\R-copy-3.exe F: C:\0\1 /XX /mir /r:0"
:SKIP-3

tasklist | find /i "R-copy-4.exe" && goto SKIP-4
start %MYFILES%\hstart.exe /nowindow "%MYFILES%\R-copy-4.exe G: C:\0\1 /XX /mir /r:0"
:SKIP-4

tasklist | find /i "R-copy-5.exe" && goto SKIP-5
start %MYFILES%\hstart.exe /nowindow "%MYFILES%\R-copy-5.exe H: C:\0\1 /XX /mir /r:0"
:SKIP-5

tasklist | find /i "R-copy-6.exe" && goto SKIP-6
start %MYFILES%\hstart.exe /nowindow "%MYFILES%\R-copy-6.exe I: C:\0\1 /XX /mir /r:0"
:SKIP-6

tasklist | find /i "R-copy-7.exe" && goto SKIP-7
start %MYFILES%\hstart.exe /nowindow "%MYFILES%\R-copy-7.exe J: C:\0\1 /XX /mir /r:0"
:SKIP-7

PING 1 -n 5
cls
GOTO UP



I just need now to find a way for Robocopy.exe to not overwrite files in the destination DIR , if in the source DIR it copies files with same names that are in the Destination DIR, but rather renames the new copied files..
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A:My browser doesn't accept script cookies? Please help

I have absolutely no experience with IE7, so can`t solve your problem with it. However, if you were to try a different browser such as Firefox, this may at least solve your problem with that particular website.

Regards Howard
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/my-browser-doesnt-accept-script-cookies-please-help.79756/
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A:Administrative Privileges

Download RatsCheddar

It contains a program written by Rathat, and it is a Policy Controller.
Save and extract this program to the desktop.
Once extracted, Double click on the RatsCheddar.exe file.
Enable everything, then click Exit
Reboot your Computer.

This can also be a warning sign of Virus/Malware infection

Have a look at:

Viruses/Spyware/Malware Preliminary Removal Instructions
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/administrative-privileges.115214/
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A:Web script to read Minidumps. Try it!

Great work Vigilante, and extemely useful too.

I`ve tried it already, and it works great. Thanks.

Regards Howard
 

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You would not need that at all, if you would set the J-drive's %USERPROFILE%\My Documents as your default in your PC.
(unless your network is slooooowww, or not always available).

Check if your company has Ontrack's (or V-Com's now) Powerdesk (Explorer replacement) available, that has built-in folder synchronisation. Laplink can do the same.

Your current batchfile cannot do that, there are simply no switches for that in xcopy.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/batch-file-to-synchronize-folders-over-a-network.25165/
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A:How to script IP printer install?

Someone posted a recipe for a batch file for this once.. Search feature is your friend
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/how-to-script-ip-printer-install.68495/
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A:whats the best mirc script?

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/whats-the-best-mirc-script.11079/
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A:whats the best mirc script?

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/whats-the-best-mirc-script.11079/
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so i'm just trying to install something, 4OD to be precise, and i get this message:

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now i'm presuming here that it wants to create a folder named 'My Deliveries', but heres the problems:

1. I am the administrator on my computer
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can anyone help?

thanks
 

A:Insufficient privileges to my documents?

The path for the installation is wrong. (if this is Vista)

You need to change the installation path to:
C:\Users\username\Documents\My Deliveries (where "username" is your account name you are currently logged on with)
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/insufficient-privileges-to-my-documents.112254/
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A:What is a good php5 mysql database manager script except phpMyAdmin

sounds like an install problem. Don't you think everyone would be complaining with this symptom?

Try the PHP site forum for the permission error
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/what-is-a-good-php5-mysql-database-manager-script-except-phpmyadmin.116506/