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  1. Is it possible to make an AutoIt script/exe always prompt for credentials regardless if the logged in account is admin or not? I know #requireadmin will prompt if the account isn't admin, but I need to run under different credentials regardless. I'm trying to have the script prompt for domain admin credentials even if the user is a local admin. I know how to do it via shortcut (ie. C:\Windows\System32\runas.exe /noprofile /user:domain\user "%windir%\system32\notepad.exe"), but would like it to be all contained cleanly with the one AutoIt script, if possible. Oops - sorry, started this in the w
  2. Hello everyone, Question: When adding #RequireAdmin within the script. It runs everything in the script with administrator rights. That's good because there are some functions i like to run with administrator rights. But I'm curious if it possible If within the script i had a option to open IE or Firefox for example. I don't want that to open with administrator rights. Is it possible when you select to open IE or Firefox, it opens that in a standard user? V/r
  3. I have a script that starts up all my work programs. Programs like ventrilo, trillian, and other work stuff. In the past week, I noticed two of these programs not starting up while 6 of them work the same. I investigated and I notice these only start when I run the script as administrator (or add #requireadmin). I use windows 7 and have no UAC. I have not changed anything to my OS except install updates. I'm so confused why only some of these programs now start up and require admin. If I double click the executable or run in command prompt, they startup fine. Does anyone have a clue wh
  4. quoting the help file about #RequireAdmin: "In case system doesn't have elevation mechanism (e.g. disabled UAC) new process will run under the same user as the original." just to be clear about correctnone-correct cases regarding #RequireAdmin: 1. if the user is running under a disabled UAC, he wont be able to run as another user with admin rights ? 2. using #RequireAdmin and a disabled UAC wont give any message that user hasn't got admin privileges to run.., but then the script continue's (the script needs a routine to figure this out) ? thanks
  5. Currently, if a program kicks off the UAC, the UAC properly lists the Program name, File origin and Program location. However, the Publisher for my compiled scripts comes up as Unknown. Is there a way to register/publish a script so that this field can be populated when the UAC is requested? Thank you. C-T
  6. I have been using AutoIT for several years now, although mostly with Windows XP. As my company is undertaking a massive Windows 7 conversion, I find that some of the features of AutoIT do not seem to work as I would think they should, which brings about my question today... I use the AutoIt3Wrapper with my compiled scripts and everything works well generally; however, I have a need to include two commands in an AutoIT script that have to be RunAsAdmin. I have the AutoITWrapper set as "#AutoIt3Wrapper_Res_requestedExecutionLevel=requireAdministrator" and I am prompted for UAC elevation. The c
  7. I have a general question. Is it possible to tell under program control when #RequireAdmin is needed? Specifically I can WinMove the Date and Time window without #RequireAdmin, however I cannot WinMove the System Properties window without using the #RequireAdmin. This script shows the issue. ;#RequireAdmin ;<-- makes A BIG difference #AutoIt3Wrapper_run_debug_mode=Y ; use this to debug in console window <--- LOOK Opt("WinTitleMatchMode", -2) ;nocase partial match okay ;MoveIt($pgm, $pgm_title) MoveIt("notepad.exe", "notepad") ;works MoveIt("cmd.exe", "cmd") ;works MoveIt("cont
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