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UAC elevation steps

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/07/29

Just in case I need to explain this to someone, as it has been a long time ago I did this: [WayBack] windows – Is there a single UAC binary? – Super User.

Via: [WayBack] Jeroen Wiert Pluimers: Is there a UAC binary? – Google+

Most important reference: [WayBack] How User Account Control Works | Microsoft Docs

  1. Logon:
  2. Elevation steps: decision tree in the various pieces:
  3. Elevation confirmation via consent.exe
  4. Consent example prompt:



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