SU (Resource Kit)
"[cmdline]" [domain] [[Winsta\]Desktop] [options] key cmdline The command to run (default =%comspec%) domain The domain for the user account ('.' = local m/c) Winsta\Desktop The profile to load (default = current) options -cb console bypass -dn do not switch to new desktop -g GUI option -l load the .Default user registry hive -w use current registry hive -e Inherit parent environment -b batch logon -i interactive logon -s service logon -n network logon -v verbose
All LogOn Types require specific User Rights to be granted...
SeNetworkLogonRight, SeServiceLogonRight, SeInteractiveLogonRight, SeBatchLogonRight
Bugs: see Q265401
In Windows 2000 they got this to work reliably:
or in the GUI - Shift, Right-click on an executable and select Run As.
A 3rd party freeware version of SU is available here
Equivalent Linux BASH commands:
su - Run a command with substitute user and group id