Under the System tools icon, click Local Users and Groups to open the Local Users and Groups MMC. LOL. Instead of asking tons of questions does anyone know of a website or manual that will explain about editing the registry? please!! weblink
I do not believe you can delete ALL administrator accounts, and that there must be at least 1 administrator account at all times. If you delete the account, and then recreate the account exactly the same, the SSID number will be difference and the computer/security will treat it as such. Please tell me how to do it. May 26, 2010 sam my computer kept saying access denied when i was trying to delete an account. https://www.microsoft.com/resources/documentation/windows/xp/all/proddocs/en-us/usercpl_overview.mspx
I don*t need to spend $s on it. I've tried googling it, but have only found sites that want you to pay for their guides or programs. -Tyler October 2, 2008 Wolverine Hi, I want to know how we login, go to control panel, user accounts, remove the passwords from the accounts you cannot remember, or deleter the accounts you do not use. March 8, 2010 vasu i bought a old computer from one of my friend, when i start the computer its directely goes to logon screen, i didn't have the password, the
Please help me. Thanks. NOTES FROM THE FIELD] - Fast User Switching cannot be used if the Offline Files option is enabled. How To Create A New User On Windows 10 What do I do??
The owner account, with computer administrator privileges, is created during installation if no user accounts are set up at that time. You can change the password for a given account from the USER tab by selecting the account and clicking the RESET PASSWORD button, which will bring up the RESET PASSWORD window thanks Chantal September 19, 2008 jd2066 @Chantal: For resetting the Administrator password see http://www.petri.co.il/forgot_administrator_password.htm September 22, 2008 David Stoehner Wow…I am having a similar problem. Instead it reverted to the ADMINISTRATOR account name on the log on screen again asking for a password I do not know.
Anyone know how to get rid of email from user that apparently left it somewhere and it’s extremely slowing computer down. How To Delete User Accounts On Windows Xp December 28, 2009 naufal thank u … January 2, 2010 Paul I have windows xp on my computer. To Login automatically to a user account, follow the instructions below: 1) Click on Run 2) Type in the following command and click OK control userpasswords2 3) Highlight the user you Always save the admin name and pw somewhere so not to forget it, as this will be your repair and safety account.
May 28, 2010 Jayde If i delete a user i don't want will all its files be deleted? from one window xp option window is starting whereas from other it is asking to insert the OS CD. Windows Xp User Accounts Not Showing The user section from control panel has not names not even administrator please help August 6, 2010 mark hey there…can you help me.. How To Create User Account In Windows 7 July 24, 2008 CTO Double check that you are looking under the right key.
This ensures that there is always at least one user with a computer administrator account on the computer. •Can manage his or her network passwords, create a reset password disk, and http://dataforceus.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-home-edition-upgrade-to-windows-7.html NOTES FROM THE FIELD] - The "domain" BUCKAROO in this example is the local system and not a domain. With that out of the way, always use a --LIMITED ACCOUNT--, one with very little privileges, for your surfing and general use. To istall any program or update the account you are logging in with MUST HAVE admin privilege. Windows Xp User Accounts Missing
Note•To open Computer Management, click Start, and then click Control Panel. I am on xp home. April 1, 2008 confused Hello. http://dataforceus.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-user-account-settings-problems.html I tried going into the bios (but did not see anything there to reset this).
Raju Dhaka,Bangladesh December 12, 2008 Aprily I have Windows XP SP2. The steps that MS provided as the same ones I see here at THE GEEK, did NOT work. How to i transfer settings/stuff between two? Windows Xp Add User To Administrator Group Command Line well, don't go too crazy.
Please help with step by step directions as i am not a computer techie thanks Vasu March 12, 2010 fabrice focus on my computer i had down a screen saver and I want a simple way to get those folks off my computer that I no longer have with me. Reading Vista, as with any windows, is a female dog. http://dataforceus.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-hangs-on-startup-after-the-windows-logo-shows.html The great thig with Microsoft, is to help you leave your system so open.
This account is administrative, and by default has no password. It can contain up to 20 uppercase or lowercase characters except for the following: " / \ [ ] : ; | = , + * ? < >A user name But one of my friend learned this method, so he created a new user account for me, and delete the current account that was fulled of pops up and windows. Using USER ACCOUNTS in the Control Panel.
Linux by design is built to be more secure up front. July 20, 2008 Jose I am trying to go straight to the desktop instead to click in my name( user) to go through. June 9, 2011 k.p. March 14, 2010 nara can anyone please help me…?
i don't understand how to do this.. I bought this laptop of ebay and I want to make sure that the only user accounts on it are mine. Recently I installed some applications which required MS.Net Framework 1.1, .Net 2. .Net 3. In trying to ‘fix' it, all I get is the message that I am not the Administrator and to use a admin account~which I inadvertently deleted.
Can you tell me why July 11, 2008 CTO joseph and JANE: The reason you do not have the local users and groups is because you are running windows XP Home April 16, 2009 dinesh dear all i am a network engineer and i want to know the password of all active directory users. Hide User Account with Tweak UI You can also use the Microsoft Tweak UI PowerToy to do the same thing. (Thanks to Gustav for reminding me to include this) Just click so anyone please help me i know the option to change the password but i want to know current password..
Sometimes it worked, sometimes it didn't; I had to reboot my computer a few times. Also, once your system is added to a domain you can no longer use Fast User Switching, even if you log on to the workstation by using the local user account It is also recommended that the default Administrator account never be used or used as infrequently as possible and only when tasks need to be performed at an Administrative level. What to do?