Friday, June 30, 2017

Two methods (workaround) standard users can use to start Task Manager without elevation (or administrator access) on Windows 10

#1: Use a 3rd party Task Manager such as Process Explorer ( or Process Hacker (

#2: Using this workaround:

  • 1: Open a command prompt
  • 2: Type "set __compat_layer=runasinvoker" (without the quotes) and hit enter.
  • 3: Type "taskmgr.exe" and hit enter.


You might create a batch file "task manager.cmd" and create a shortcut on desktop to run this batch



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