Powershell run command as admin

Filip 831 Reputation points

Im have open shell without admin privilegi and i want run some comand which require admin privilegi.
Is there way how to run this command without open new shell as admin?
For example "sudo" in linux (if you know)
Thanks for answare.

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  1. Ian Xue (Shanghai Wicresoft Co., Ltd.) 18,351 Reputation points Microsoft Employee


    You can use the "-Credential" parameter to specify the admin account for some cmdlets like "Install-Module". For those without the "-Credential" parameter you can
    start another PowerShell process as administrator

    Start-Process -FilePath "powershell" -Verb RunAs  


    Best Regards,
    Ian Xue


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