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Enable Windows-7 like UAC prompt in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Enable Windows-7 like UAC prompt in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

With Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Microsoft has updated the appearance of the UAC prompt. The refined dialog looks more like a dialog from a Universal (Metro) app and fits the overall flat appearance of the operating system. However if you face issues with this new UAC prompt, here is a simple trick to disable the new dialog and get the old Windows 7-like appearance back.