I am debugging a program that needs admin access in a shop that normally uses avecto privilege guard for admin level access.
Starting visual studio with avecto does not seem to pass on the elevation to the program being debugged.
I was hoping that there was someway besides the context menu to start a program with avecto.
This SuperUser question seems to indicate you could use the command
avecto as a prefix on the command line to run elevated. I had hoped to change the Debugging properties in VisualStudio to run the program that way.
changing 'Command' from
avecto doesn't seem to work that way on this system, not can I find an absolute path to something like
avecto.exe that might implement it. Nor could I find what the context menu was doing with
Is there some new way of doing the
avecto from the command line, or otherwise starting the program under debug somehow with
( EDIT: the local IT security people gave up and gave me local admin. Rare occurrence )