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About User Permissions

Some aspects of PowerPoint/Office require certain levels of user permission (or at least the ability to access certain files). This table shows the basics of what each type of user is allowed to do in Windows NT-based systems:

Running a program as a different user If you need to run a program as a different user, you can do so without logging out and logging back on again. For example, to start a program as an administrator
  • In Windows Explorer, click the program executable file that you want to open.
  • Press and hold SHIFT, right-click the program icon, and then click Run as.
  • Click The following user.
  • In User name and Password, type the Administrator account name and password that you want to use.
FunctionAdministratorsPower UsersUsersGuests
Create usersYNNN
Change system filesYNNN
Read other user filesYNNN
Add/remove hardwareYNNN
Change user passwordsYNNN
Install all programsYNNN
Change system settingsYYNN
Install most programsYYNN
Save documentsYYYY
Use installed programsYYYY
Change own passwordYYYY

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Last update 07 June, 2011