I think I have decided that I very much dislike Windows Vista. However, a few things that I always seem to forget where they are that can help me when I’m in a hurry are…
Run program with administrative privileges:
Start > Type the program in the Search Box. (for example: cmd) Hold Shift + Control then hit Enter. UAC will then request permission to run as Administrator.
Turn off/on User Account Control:
Start > Type "msconfig" in the Search Box. UAC will ask for permission. Click on the Tools tab. Select "Disable UAC" or "Enable UAC". Click on "Launch"