[Mono-dev] Manifest file with mono in order to run apps in Administrator

Robert Jordan robertj at gmx.net
Tue Feb 14 14:49:23 UTC 2012

On 13.02.2012 21:46, Nixeus wrote:
> Hello,
> I have created a little C# apps with MonoDevelop that needs Administrator
> privileges.
> I know that it's possible to force running as administrator with a manifest
> file embedded with :
>     <requestedExecutionLevel level="requireAdministrator" uiAccess="false" />
> This work with Visual Studio, nevertheless i use mono + MonoDevelop .
> Do you know how doing this in MonoDevelop please ?

I don't think MD is supporting embedded manifests.

However, the manifest does not need to be embedded.
E.g., if you app's executable file name is "app.exe",
its manifest is called "app.manifest".


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