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Run another elevated process from a different administrator using userdata

asked 2016-06-14 23:02:04 +0300

Stoiky gravatar image

I've tried running a process as another administrator user inside the userdata script but it does not seem to work.

Is this possible in Powershell with Start-Process powershell -Credentials $cred -Verb runas etc... or by using python? Is the UAC at fault?

Thank you.

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answered 2016-06-27 17:58:56 +0300

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this is a PS method that has the "su" like behaviour:


Adrian Vladu

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Thanks Adrian!

Stoiky gravatar imageStoiky ( 2016-07-02 09:19:16 +0300 )edit

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