Error when selecting "Open Containing Folder" in 16.0 CPC

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When using the 16.0 CPC you may see the error: 

"I/O Error: Cannot run program "cmd": CreateProcess error=740, The requested operation requires elevation"

This happens when you have UAC set at any level other than "Never Notify" (the lowest level) and you have tried to select "Open Containing Folder" when right-clicking a file in the CPC. 

 

To resolve this, you can lower User Account Control (UAC) to the lowest level (Never Notify), or if you are unable to make this change you can use the below script to run the CPC as Admin and invoke a UAC prompt to allow permissions:

escalatedCPC.bat

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