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No more Administrator account

by CondeDeVimioso / February 5, 2014 7:20 AM PST

I got this PC from a friend and he had the Administrator account. Of course, he didn't remember the password, so I just added a new Administrator account under my name leaving a blank for the password. Subsequently I withdrew the Admin status to my friend and thought it was to be allright. Not so: next day my account had disappeared while my friend's has no more Admin privilege, which means, nobody has it. Today I must install a new program and there is no way. How can I solve this knot? Pleas, advise

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by Dafydd Forum moderator / February 5, 2014 7:25 AM PST

Google that.


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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 5, 2014 7:26 AM PST that.

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by James Denison / February 5, 2014 11:35 AM PST

If you boot to Safe Mode do you suddenly see an Administrator appear?

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