Companion CD

In addition to the book itself, you also get a CD with some great tools on it. System requirements for running the CD are at the back of this book. Included on the CD are:

Elevation Tools

UAC has undoubtedly introduced an additional level of complexity in managing systems. Undoubtedly this was a long overdue change that implements absolutely necessary changes in how we run our computers. However, as administrators, we sometimes need to modify files that only administrators have access to, or need to quickly get to a folder with a command prompt. This set of tools add some new right-click functionality to Windows Explorer, shown in Figure 1. Most notably, right-click any folder, select Elevate Explorer Here and answer the elevation prompt(s). ...

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