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Duplicate Admin Folders


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#1 fleamour

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Posted 30 January 2009 - 02:54 PM

Hi

Just a query. My mates computer has two administrator folders within Documents & Settings folder. One is named Administrator & the other is named administrator.THINKPAD, surely there should only be one? There seems to be duplicated files within as well. How do I decide which is safe to delete, or are they both needed?
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Posted 30 January 2009 - 11:08 PM

Leave it alone
It is not uncommon to have a few hidden accounts
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Posted 02 February 2009 - 03:08 PM

Definitely leave it alone. Generally, one is for the local Administrator account (administrator.<computername>) and the other is for the domain or workgroup administrator.
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