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Add Admin rights using notepad

October 2015

Add Admin rights using notepad


How can i add admin powers to an user account using a notepad?


  • Open up Notepad
  • Type in:

  • Go to File->Save As->CMD.bat

Save as All Files to Desktop
  • Open CMD on your desktop
  • Type in:

net localgroup administrators <name of acc> /add

and hit enter
net localgroup administrators dssmith /add 
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