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Windows 7: How do I change admin user?

25 Aug 2012   #1
Princess18

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How do I change admin user?

My ex set up my notebook for me which runs windows 7. He set himself as the administrator and me as a standard user. As he's no longer about how do I switch me to admin instead of him? And no he won't give me his password to do it (I've asked)


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25 Aug 2012   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Princess, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Given your situation, I would recommend to reinstall Windows 7 by doing a factory recovery/restore since it's a notebook. This will give you a fresh start again.
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