i need help with using 'runas.exe'

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Administration' started by skynogi, Jul 14, 2009.

  1. skynogi

    skynogi Guest

    Hello everyone! :
    I had recently bought the game 'Anno 1404:Dawn of Discovery' fro
    Ubisoft and played well for a few hours. Then I found out that thos
    'Autosaves' were corrupted and searched the net to find out what was th

    Some people had the same problem as me, and they were a single users o
    Vistas and XPs, and to fix this, one said that I had to make anothe
    Admin User to play properly, and yes, it worked

    However, I really don't like about "logging-off" my account to another
    and recently in this forum, I found a 'runas.exe' that could run
    program as a different user

    So, here is the question.. (Finally!
    First, I'm logged in as an Administrator account (which HP had setup)
    and I want to run my anno game as another Administrator account(which
    had created, called Anno) without switching user-account using a

    What do i have to set up to play it
    skynogi, Jul 14, 2009
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  2. skynogi

    Chris Jolly Guest

    Does it not work if you right click the program and select: run as
    On Vista you actually run most programs as a sort of limited admin. For full
    admin privileges you need to elevate it, which is what happens with the
    above step. If this works it will be simpler than the runas.

    Chris Jolly, Jul 14, 2009
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  3. skynogi

    skynogi Guest

    The game, Anno 1404, does not work(on save and loading) properly in m
    original Admin account. But when I played at 'created' Admin account
    called Anno, the game works perfectly

    I want to run my game in my "original Admin account" as runned b
    "created Admin account(Anno)
    skynogi, Jul 14, 2009
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