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#1 Enidtoo


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Posted 09 October 2011 - 11:33 AM

I don't recall the Administrators Password. Can I recover it?

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#2 Allan


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Posted 09 October 2011 - 11:36 AM


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Posted 09 October 2011 - 03:22 PM

Try the Recovery Method linked above by Allan, first.

Next, From BleepingComputer Tutorials., linked below, you can rename the Admin Account to a simpler name if you wish.
. Carefully read the instructions that relate to XP, and you can rename it to a more common name.
How to rename the built-in Administrator account in Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP

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