How to run Visual Studio as Administrator by default?

Everytime you open Visual Studio 2013 it does not run as a administrator by default, because of which you come across issues and errors which you don’t expect. 

So how to set Visual Studio to open as Administrator by default without having to do it manually every time. 

Here is how: 

  1. Right-click on the Short-cut icon for Visual Studio 

  1. Click on Properties 

  1. Goto the Shortcut Tab if you are not already there by default 

  1. Click on the Advanced Tab (Refer screenshot below) 


  1. Check the 'Run as Administrator' check box (Refer Screenshot below) 


  1. Click OK and OK again. 

You are all set and next time you open your Visual Studio it should by default open as administrator.