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How to disable UAC in Server 2012

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To disable User Account Control in Server 2012 follow those steps:

1. Open ‘Local security Policy’ by running ‘Secpol.msc’ in the command line

2. Go to – Local Policies -> Security Options

3. On the right side scroll down to ‘User Account Control: run all Administrators in admin approval mode’

4. Change the setting to ‘Disabled’

5. Restart the server

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  1. marc

    You are my hero

  2. Piotr

    Doesn’t work anymore :-(

    1. admin

      Hi Piotr,
      Can you please share what exactly went wrong?

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