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RunAsRob command line arguments, registry values, Group Policy options and the differences to RunAsSpc

Comparison table RunAsRob, RunAsAdmin, RunAsService and RunAsSpc:

RunAsRob RunAsAdmin
a part of RunAsRob
a part of RunasRob
the classic tool
Genererally Contains RunAsAdmin, RunAsService and
can control allowed applications by an encrypted file, which can send anyone to use it.
Allowed application controlled by registry settings.
Need no encrypted file.
Several applications can be configure at one go.
Support of wildcard *
Compatible with group policy.
The application is running as service automatic after you turn on the computer and before any user is logged in.
Interaction between user and program isn't possible.
Allowed applications and credentials controlled by an encrypted file or clear text.
Logon as . . . .
another user Run application under user account from encrypted file. This can be an administrator or any other user account.
Requires no installation procedure.
Not possible Not possible Possible
system Run application under system account with highest privileges and without the popup of an UAC dialog.
Suitable for installations, updates and patches.
Disadvantage: A service is not a complete account. Its missing a user profile and an own HKU registry path.
Possible The only possible login option. Not editable Not possible
administrator Launch application with administrator permissions under the own fully account of the limited user with his own profile and enviroment.
Suitable for running programs who need user properties like office.
Possible Not possible Not possible
netonly Application use logon credentials from encrypted file for remote connections. Not possible Not possible Possible

Command line arguments of RunasRob:

Registry values and Group Policy options:

Edit the Registry Key of RunAsRob:

Here you configure the values AllowedPath, ServiceMode, LogonFlag directly or over central group policy in a domain.
Changes will take effect after restart of service RunasRob
Warning, serious problems might occur if you change the registry incorrectly.
Registry RunasRob

By Group Policy in a domain you can manage this settings central.
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Date: 2020-08-11
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