MSCONFIG ~ can it be launched from a limited account?
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    MSCONFIG ~ can it be launched from a limited account?

    Anyone know how to launch msconfig from a limited account in XP?
    Last edited by screwd; March 23rd, 2007 at 06:55 PM.

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    Runas >administrator???

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    MF is correct. You can do it using the RunAs command -C:\>runas /user:administrator msconfig.exe <ENTER>
    It will ask for the administrative password, enter it and off you go.
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    thanks guys,

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