Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Two Administrator Accts. when manually deleting Index.dat


  • Please log in to reply
No replies to this topic

#1 YukonMebc

YukonMebc

  • Members
  • 3 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:01:39 PM

Posted 18 June 2005 - 12:47 PM

I recently read a solution on how to manually delete Index.dat files in XP Home. I followed the instructions -- rebooting in Safe Mode using F8, etc. This works as described - Index.dat files are deleted. But, my main concern is that I have two Administrator accts. listed during the last step in getting to "Safe Mode with Command Prompts" -- one that I set-up myself called "Ad Man" which is password protected and the other called "Administrator" which I presume is a default setting. This last one is NOT password protected (you can simply log-on by clicking on it). I cannot find "Administrator" listed under "User Accounts" in the Control Panel. Should I be worried about the lack of security here? And, if so, where do I go to set a password for it? Thanks for any ideas in advance.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


m



0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users