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Windows 7: locked out of admin rights


04 Sep 2009   #1

windows 7
 
 
locked out of admin rights

hi,

please can someone help?
I have locked myself out of admin rights and hidden the only admin so now I can't adjust the setting or login to admin to fix, install anything or update!

How?
I created a registry key found through google to hide the administrator and I only wanted to use std users.

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04 Sep 2009   #2

 

System restore. If fail, system repair.

Better yet, provide the contents of the reg tweak.
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04 Sep 2009   #3

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

Should have just disabled the Adimistrator account thought the User & Groups in Computer Mangament. That is how it is by default.
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