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Windows 7: Can't change any of my settings or properties

26 Oct 2012   #1
Jacano

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1
 
 
Can't change any of my settings or properties

I recently changed my user account, I made a new one and deleted my old one but kept my files. Now I am no longer able to pin stuff to taskbar, change my folder and search settings, change the default application to open a file, etc. I have no idea how to fix this. I mean my user account is the Computer Administrator, I took ownership of every file on this user account but still. I have no idea how to fix this.

Sorry for the vague title, I didn't know how to really explain the situation since it includes so many things to it.


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27 Oct 2012   #2
Jacano

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1
 
 

Since no one can help, I'll just re-install windows. ;~;
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27 Oct 2012   #3
ITslacker

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Was your second user account given proper Administrative privelages upon creation? There should be an option when you make one.
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27 Oct 2012   #4
Jacano

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ITslacker View Post
Was your second user account given proper Administrative privelages upon creation? There should be an option when you make one.
It's fine now, I re-installed windows and everything is normal now.
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27 Oct 2012   #5
ITslacker

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jacano View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ITslacker View Post
Was your second user account given proper Administrative privelages upon creation? There should be an option when you make one.
It's fine now, I re-installed windows and everything is normal now.
Cool, good for you
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