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Windows 7: You have logged on with a temp profile

11 Mar 2011   #1
123faulkner

windows 7 starter
 
 
You have logged on with a temp profile

PLEASE PLEASE HELP ME:: im totally useless with computers and computer 'language' so i will try and wxplain what the problem is ,and if u respond, can you give me step by step advice etc!!!
well, i have an acer laptop (the small ones, notepad??!!) it went wrong couple of days ago - my background image on desktop was missing ,and was just a black screen with icons on , so it was suggested to do a system restore - which i did do, now when i log on, i get a message saying "you have logged on with a temp profile" etc, and iv logged of and on several times since then, and it still appears! pleas help, what do i do?
im using an acer laptop, and firefox!!
i dont know what else to do - i have no real understanding of these machines!!!!


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11 Mar 2011   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10159
 
 

Hello Faulkner, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if this may be able to help you get the user profile error fixed.

User Profile Error - Logged on with a Temporary Profile - Vista Forums

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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11 Mar 2011   #3
Maguscreed

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64
 
 

These instructions are on the vista forum but should apply just fine to your win 7 starter edition.
User Profile Error - Logged on with a Temporary Profile - Vista Forums


edit ..lol great minds think alike huh brink...
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11 Mar 2011   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10159
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Maguscreed View Post
edit ..lol great minds think alike huh brink...
LOL, sure do.
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