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I'll admit, I do have a nefarious purpose here, but hear me out...

My uncle's been playing his music very loud all morning, and while I agree he has a right to it, the situation is that the rest of us have to wear our headphones all day or risk bothering him, the penalty for which, he makes very steep by becoming even more unbearable to live with.

So rather than confront him about turning down his music - which is almost guaranteed to cause a huge fight in the house because that's just the kind of person he is - I have it in mind to shut down his pc remotely from mine.

Unfortunately, this requires admin privilege on his pc and I'm not sure how to get that...

I know it sounds bad, but how can I gain admin access here so that I can get a little peace and quiet?

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closed as too broad by Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007, Kevin Panko, and31415, Shekhar, kinokijuf Mar 30 '14 at 16:36

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Check out the program TeamViewer for that. But whatever you do [even if you use the built in Remote Desktop Connection] you will need first to install it on his PC [TeamViewer] and then change some settings so that you can access his PC whenever you want to. – Devid Sep 1 '13 at 11:04
Do you mean that you don't have the username and password for an admin account on his computer? – Moses Sep 1 '13 at 12:31
Two words: Circuit Breaker :) – Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Sep 1 '13 at 15:35
You can use [PSExec][1] from sysinternals to remotely run shutdown.exe and shutdown the PC. [1]: – magicandre1981 Sep 1 '13 at 19:05