No "Run as Administrator" option on right-clicking printer icon
Hi, I'm trying to set up custom paper sizes on a Dell 3110cn printer, and need to open "Printer Properties" as an administrator. I'm logged into Win 7 Home Premium (x64) as an administrator (the only account on the PC). When I right-click the printer
icon in Control Panel -> Harware and sound -> Devices and Printers, there is no "Run as Administrator" option. Can anyone please advise me how to get around this?
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- How long have you had this issue?
- Was the option “Run as administrator” available previously?
- Have you turned-off User Account Control (UAC) settings, by chance?
- Is the “Run as administrator” option available for other programs?
Follow the methods listed below:
a.Click “Start” and select “Devices and Printers”.
b.Double-click the printer icon.
c.Click “Properties” in the menu bar.
d.Select “Open as administrator”
Try and change the settings and check if that fixes the issue.
Perform a system restore to a point prior to the issue and check if that fixes the issue.
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