How to run command prompt as administrator in Windows 7, 8.1, 10

Let us find out the easiest way to run command prompt with highest privileges in different versions of Windows.  cmd-admin

Command prompt as admin in Windows 7

1. Press Start button.

2. Enter cmd into the search field.

3. Right-click cmd in results.

4. Select Run as administrator:

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Command prompt as admin in Windows 8.1 and 10

1. Right-click the start button.

2. Select Command Prompt (Admin):

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