Smarter Administration for Windows

W20 Surviving without Administrative Rights: Real-World Solutions for a Really Tough Problem

August 22nd, 2012

3:00pm - 4:15pm

Level: Advanced

Sami Laiho


Senior Technical Fellow


Let a professional who has worked with limited user environments for over 15 years and who has created tools for fellow admins to survive for another 15 to show you what you can do to survive without giving administrative rights to users. Sami Laiho (MVP - Windows Expert - ITPro) will show you how admins use Windows 7 with limited user accounts and how end users never need to have them. Explorer /separate now working in Windows 7? Yes it is - come and see how! What if your user doesn't have network connection - can you give them temporary admin rights? For free? Yes you can - let Sami tell you how!

You will learn:

  • How to use run as in Windows 7
  • How to get rid of admin rights for good
  • How to get onetime admin passwords in Windows