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Unknown accounts in Users control panel

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#1 Myron P

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Posted 24 November 2013 - 06:40 PM

When checking folder properties/security tab I noticed that there are 2 unknown user accounts in the control panel. These were probably created when I tried to take possession of a folder (Skype) that I was having trouble deleting. I changed permissions for the particular folder, at one point adding an account with administrator privileges. Want to delete these accounts, but am concerned that I might have log on issues. Would appreciate if you could point me in the right direction.

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#2 TsVk!


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Posted 24 November 2013 - 10:23 PM

edit: nup, thought about it a moment, wouldn't work/make any difference.


Can't see you'd have log on issues with your current account if it is an admin though. Do you have backups... is always a good idea, though probably irrelevant in this situation.


I'd just do it...

Edited by TsVk!, 24 November 2013 - 10:27 PM.

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 11:28 AM

Well...I'd like to know the name of these two "unknown" users/accounts...before I advised deletion/removal.


If you are certain that you intentionally created them...what TsVk! said.



Edited by hamluis, 26 November 2013 - 11:30 AM.

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