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Help disabling need for admin password

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    Windows 8

    Help disabling need for admin password

    Is there any way to disable the need for an admin password anytime someone tries to download something short of disabling the admin

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    Posts : 148
    Windows 7 Home Premium x64

    Hello Flashfire and welcome to Eight forums,
    If you are downloading metro apps make sure you are logged into a Microsoft Account to avoid any issues that may occur.

    Are you on a Administrator or a standard user account? If you are on a administrator account, you can try following the steps on this guide Tutorial: How to make Windows 8 understand you ARE the Administrator.

    If you are using a Standard Account you may be be secured by Family Safety which has web filtering enabled. This may be the issue not allowing you to download files without a admin password. To remove this you can follow this tutorial on Family Safety
    Family Safety Web Filtering - Set and Manage in Windows 8

    Hope I have helped!
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