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Windows 7: Parental Control Problem

15 Sep 2011   #1
MommaOfTwo

32 bit
 
 
Parental Control Problem

Hi, Sure hope someone can help me. I purchased an Acer Aspire One Netbook for my 12 year old and set up parental controls for him. I set time limits for log on for him. Yesterday I logged on as administrator and had to step away for a few minutes and Junior changed the settings to make himself administrator and me as a user. I can log on to his computer at any time but to change the settings I cannot give permission using his password even within the time limits I put him under. How can I change this back without having to pay to have it done at the shop.
Someone must have run into this problem before, please help!


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15 Sep 2011   #2
FliGi7

XP / Win7 x64 Pro
 
 

If he's changed to an administrator, you should be able to change everything back when he's logged on.
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15 Sep 2011   #3
MommaOfTwo

32 bit
 
 
Issue resolved

This issue has been resolved! A friend called and told me to reboot in Safe Mode and I was able to change everything from there. Thank heavens! No costly repair bill.
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