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did use password before now need why?

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#1 mrel


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Posted 21 September 2009 - 05:30 AM

Have Dell optiplex Gx240 desk top computer.
All sudden got this problem with the computer.
The problem is I use to start up the computer with out using a password.
One day i was trying to setup dialup network,so I start press some boxs ,I don't remember which boxs i press.
So close down the computer for the few minute.
Now when i restart the computer my screen say i need a password , before I never use a password to get to the desktop.
So now i need to type the word administrator to get the deaktop.
When in administrator i notice All my folders on the desktop are gone.
Who know what is wrong with the computer ,how do i fix this computer.
Thank for the help .

Edited by mrel, 21 September 2009 - 05:35 AM.

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#2 ashmash132


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Posted 21 September 2009 - 05:39 AM

Dear merl'

Go to control panel. Then to User Accounts.

There you will see your account and the options to change the password.
Change it. (It will not ask for your old password as you have logged into the PC via administrator account).
You can also remove the password.


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