Windows 7

When I run bcdedit from the command line I get access is denied.  I'm an administrator on Windows 7 Enterprise.  Any ideas?
wball1217Asked:
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jmaggio322Commented:
you have to run the command prompt as administrator type cmd into search then right click on command prompt and select run as administrator
LeeTutorretiredCommented:
Are you running the Command Prompt with the context menu option of "Run as Administrator"?
xmlmagicianCommented:
have you tried to run the cmd as admin...i know that you run as administrator but try that:

- Click start
- Type: cmd
- Right-click cmd when it appears under Programs
- Click Run As Administrator

You will then be able to run bcdedit or any other administrative tool from
within that command prompt
silverkornCommented:
another thing to try without have to right click is to type the command in, then holding Ctrl+Shift hit enter to run the command. This would not however work with the BCDEDIT command on its own and an elevated Command Prompt needs to be running first, by typing CMD and hitting Ctrl+Shift and Enter

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