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Windows 7: Corrupted Guest Account

24 Dec 2010   #1
Grumpy81

Windows7 64bit
 
 
Corrupted Guest Account

I crashed but now everything is back in working order except the Guest account; logging on as Guest always get a TEMP account. I have tried deleting all C:/User/Guest... files but the system just rebuilds the bad stuff. Any help?


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24 Dec 2010   #2
richc46

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Merry Christmas
Try to repair with an SFC
If errors are found run 3 more times
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
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26 Dec 2010   #3
Grumpy81

Windows7 64bit
 
 
Thanks

Thanks for the tip. I tried it but no luck - still busted. I suspect I have more serious problems.
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26 Dec 2010   #4
richc46

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Go 3 days before the problem with a system restore.
System Restore
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