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The right click method opens a non-elevated command prompt too. But in either cases, windows don’t offer an easy way to elevate the command prompt quickly from inside a non elevated console. You could use the runas command to achieve it. But then you will have to use cd to get back to the working directory. The sudo equivalent in Windows don’t exist!