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#1 ridgehkr

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Posted 05 October 2005 - 10:24 PM

Hey. If anyone can help, I'd really appreciate it! The problem is with a Windows 2000 PC.

I accidentally deleted a username i was currently logged in as. it happened because i was deleting old user names on an office PC. i can log in as administrator and see the user's files under documents and settings/*user*, but those files are only that user's "My Documents". I am mainly concerned with accessing email and ACT! files stored somewhere on the hard drive specifically for that user name. however, i need to do it from the administrator login because the said username is deleted. i tried re-creating the username just through the "Users" tool in the control panel, but that didn't work. any suggestions? PLEASE HELP!!!

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#2 River_Rat

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Posted 05 October 2005 - 10:54 PM

There is not much you can do, you can create the users account then try to take ownership of the files & folders.

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?...;268019&sd=tech

http://xphelpandsupport.mvps.org/how_do_i_...ip_of_a_fol.htm




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