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#1 jfred

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Posted 07 February 2009 - 05:39 PM

Hi, I have a new Lenovo SL500 with XP PRO.
When I purchased the computer, I was able to start the computer, go directly to the desktop where I would dble click the IE icon to get "open home page." That was it to get on the internet. Now when I start the computer I get a message from Windows that says that I have to use CTRL ALT DELETE to get to the Administrator log on. then anothe box comes up that already has my name in the username space. Without putting in a password, I hit the "Enter" button and I get the desktop so that I can click on the IE icon to go to my homepage.
Any help will be greatly appreciated.
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Edited by The weatherman, 07 February 2009 - 06:02 PM.
Moved to a more appropriate forum~TW


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Posted 12 February 2009 - 02:00 PM

Go to Start...Run...and type in "control userpasswords2" (without the quotes) and press Enter
In the window that opens, remove the checkmark from the box that says something about "users must enter a username and password...."
Click on OK to close the dialog (you may get a password prompt then).
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