How To Run Powershell as Administrator on Windows 10/Server

Windows Powershell limits the number of system administration tasks you can do as a normal user. To get full access to the console, you need to run Powershell as an Administrator.

It is quiet easy. To run Powershell as Administrator on Windows 10/Server, Right click on the Start button and choose Windows Powershell (Admin).

How To Run Powershell as Administrator on Windows 10/Server

By looking at the title bar of your Windows Powershell console, You can determine whether have successfully run the PowerShell console as an Administrator.

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Alternatively, you can start Powershell or Powershell ISE (Integrated Scripting Environment) from the Start menu. Go to Start > Windows Powershell and then right click on Window Powershell (or ISE) and choose Run as Administrator.

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