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Windows 7: Administrator Can't Log On

06 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
Administrator Can't Log On


My son changed his account so that he is the administrator of our PC (smart kid), and now he has forgotten the password (smart ass). We can't log on as admin, and none of us can create our account as admin without his password.

Does anyone know how we can remove him as an administrator?

Does anyone else need an extra 10 year old? Free to a caring home.

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06 Oct 2010   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Terbo49, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You can reset the password using either tutorial below.

(METHOD THREE) Reset User Account Password - Vista Forums


Password Reset

Afterwards, make sure that you still have an adminsitrator account for yourself, then you can change his user account type to be a Standard user instead.

Hope this helps,
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