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#1 Johnny Boy

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Posted 18 October 2008 - 06:08 PM

Hey guys wondering if anyone would be able to help me out. Heres the problem: When I installed my copy of windows XP I did not create any users, and when I started the computer it automatically logged me into an account called administrator without requiring me to login. But when I was setting up remote desktop I needed a user account with a password, so I created an account called John with administrator privelages and a password. Now when I turn on my computer I get the login screen with only the John account as a choice. I cannot at all find out how to sign into my administrator account (the original one) and I would really not like not lose all my settings. My documents were not lost because I can get to them by going through my C: drive so I know the user account is still present somewhere...

Thanks in advance for any responses,

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Posted 18 October 2008 - 06:24 PM

Read this

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Posted 18 October 2008 - 06:51 PM

Hello Johnny Boy,

There are also the alternatives described here:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/ind...st&p=922149




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