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How can I find out when I logged in without administrator access?

How can I find out when I logged in without administrator access on Win 7? It doesn't let me open the Security Log in Event Viewer. Is there another way to find this out?
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Win 7 allowed REG commmand from command line from standard account

I only have a standard account (non-administrator) account on a Win 7 machine. In order to disable Aero-Peek I was able to successfully run the following from the command prompt: REG ADD HKCU\...
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How to share files between administrator and standard account?

I have been running windows 7 like forever and I had only one account: Administrator(A). This is the first time I've created a standard account(SA). In my SA I created a simple jpg image and placed it ...
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How to give standard users the ability to run task manager as a admin (windows 8.1)

Is there a way to give a standard user the ability to run task manager as a admin without allowing the user to run anything else as an admin?(Right now, I have to run command prompt with admin ...
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How to “Deep Freeze” only the “Standard User Account” on Windows?

Well based from the title How to "Deep Freeze" only the "Standard User Account" on Windows? are there ways or other programs that can "Freeze" only the Standard User Account and not the Administrator ...
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How change to administrator account from standard account

I have a computer with 3 different accounts. All the accounts are administrators except mine. How do I change my account to a administrator account.I can't log on to the 2 other accounts and I don't ...
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Running CMD as Admin on a Standard User on Windows 8.1

The limitations I have right now are the fact that I can't run or install new programs. I don't want to reset the Administrator password. How can I do this?
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Is there a command to convert administrator account to standard user account windows via a command line

Is there a command to convert an Administrator account into a standard/local user in windows via command line which can be implemented in a Java code?
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Do Windows 7 Home Premium updates work under Standard User Account?

Do Windows 7 Home Premium updates work under Standard User Account when updates are set to "Install Updates Automatically"? So far I found this: http://library.techguy.org/wiki/Windows_Non-...
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Open Worksheets In New Window In Excel 2010 Without Administrative Access

Software configuration: Microsoft Office 2010 Professional (Excel 2010) Windows 7 Enterprise SP1 Logged into the computer as a Standard User (not Administrator or Power User) Problem: Want to ...
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Windows 7 install rights standard user

I'm in the process off migrating a legacy application that has been running under Windows XP to Windows 7. This app pulls updates and setup installers for child components. These are run under the ...
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Can Windows standard user change service startup type?

I would like to know if Windows standard user can normally change service startup type and how to prevent it. A customer reports that on Windows 7 (64-bit) he was able to change startup type from ...
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Standard Users should not be able to modify files in D:

I have Windows 7 Ultimate edition. There are three Windows accounts of which only mine is Administrator and the other two are Standard. Any other new account will also be Standard only. I have lots ...
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Taking access rights away from standard user

I have two accounts on my Windows 7 machine, one administrator, another standard. Once I was logged in as a standard user, and I wanted to have a look at administrators desktop, so I typed in the ...
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Why is the “Standard Account” option disabled (grayed-out)

I just installed Win7 64bit on a new hard drive, and I created a user account through the OOBE. I want to make my user account a standard user. However, if I go into "User Accounts" and select "...
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Allow Standard user to run program requiring UAC elevation

I need a standard or limited Windows 7 user to be able to run an application (Fallout Mod Manager) which requires UAC elevation. I've tried the Application Compatibilty Toolkit, but that did not work ...
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How do I (properly) access another users' recycling bin without logging in as him?

I am using Windows 7 daily as a limited user with UAC enabled. I log in as $USER and have have a dummy user called $ADMIN with Administrative access I use for elevation purposes. Unfortunately, some ...