Admin Rights Tool

The Temporary Computer Administrator Rights Tool (TCAR) allows  temporary administrator access to a workstation for up to three hours. 

Faculty and staff can use the TCAR tool to install, update, and manage software/hardware or use a new program on a university Windows computer. An alternate NetID such as a student employee or graduate assistant can also use this tool.

Temporary Computer Administrator Rights Tool (PDF) and Temporary Computer Administrator Rights Tool (VIDEO). Learn how to grant yourself or an alternate NetID temporary administrator rights to a workstation. Scenarios of how to use the tool, as well as restrictions, are covered.

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