UACUser Account Control – is a security technology developed by Microsoft and introduced with Windows Vista.

It’s present on all the Windows desktop and server operating systems since Vista.

UAC asks for the authorization of an administrator everytime an application tries to perform potentially dangerous operations. This increases security against malware and human errors from non-administrators.

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