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#1 crimson37

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Posted 08 March 2010 - 09:29 AM

My company gave me an old laptop and it has an admin password/login I can log onto the system but im not admin so i cant install or delete or do lots of things without admin so my question is how do i get rid of that

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Posted 08 March 2010 - 09:41 AM

You will have to do one of two things.

You will either have to contact the administrator where you work and have them remove that password or, you will have to completely wipe the operating system and reinstall.

Unfortunately, we are not permitted to help you bypass any security measures as stated in the rules of the board:

No subject matter will be allowed whose purpose is to defeat existing copyright or security measures


If you would like help reinstalling your operating system, we will be more than happy to help you with that.

Hope this helps,
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#3 crimson37

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Posted 08 March 2010 - 10:25 AM

ok thank you I didnt even think about the copyright issue, I understand completely.

Thanks though :thumbsup:




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