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Windows : Running netsh command as an administrator

akash mahakode
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Joined: Apr 30, 2007
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Hi Experts,

I want to run "netsh" command on windows 7 with some parameters. It requires administrator privileges. This can be achieved either by launching "cmd"as an administrator.
But I want run "netsh" command as Runtime.getRuntime.exec("cmd /c netsh"); with administrator privileges.

Please guide me to achieve this.

Thanks,
Akki
Rob Spoor
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Joined: Oct 27, 2005
Posts: 19541
    
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Instead of using cmd, use runas. Run runas /? to see the options.


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