Run AXM as the administrator

SimonsVoss recommends that you always start AXM Classic as the administrator. This ensures potential problems due to lack of access and write permissions can be avoided from the outset:

Manual start as administrator

  1. AXM Classic installed.
  2. Administrator rights available.
  1. Locate the shortcut or the AXM Classic icon.
  2. Right-click on the shortcut menu to open the context menu.
  3. Click on the Run as administrator entry with your name.
  1. AXM Classic runs as the administrator.

Automatic start-up as the administrator

Starting manually as the administrator has two disadvantages:

Consequently, SimonsVoss recommends that the properties of the link to AXM Classic be set so that the AXM Classic is always run as administrator using this shortcut.

  1. AXM Classic installed.
  2. Administrator rights available.
  1. Locate the shortcut or the AXM Classic icon.
  2. Right-click on the shortcut menu to open the context menu.
  3. Click on the Properties entry with your name.
  4. The AXM ... Properties window will open.
  5. Go to the Verknüpfung Eigenschaften: Verknüpfung [offen] tab.
  6. Click on the Advanced... button.
  7. The Advanced Properties window will open.
  8. Activate the Run as administrator checkbox.
  9. Click on the OK button.
  10. Window Advanced Properties closes.
  11. Click on the OK button.
  12. Window AXM ... Properties closes.
  1. If you start AXM Classic via this link in the future, AXM Classic will automatically run as the administrator.