Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: helpIf you have a guest account without password> 1. Boot-Up your pc.

21 Sep 2014   #1
alexm

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
helpIf you have a guest account without password> 1. Boot-Up your pc.

the yes button Is greyed out on UAC control. Will doing thia restore It??.

If you have a guest account without password>
1. Boot-Up your pc.
2. Logoff
3. Press Shift Key 5 times.
4. Type
net user YOUR ACCOUNT NAME Administrator
5. Your account is an administrator now!!

p.s. I have just the guest account. password protected.

also windows 7 home premium.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
21 Sep 2014   #2
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alexm View Post
the yes button Is greyed out on UAC control. Will doing thia restore It??.

If you have a guest account without password>
1. Boot-Up your pc.
2. Logoff
3. Press Shift Key 5 times.
4. Type
net user YOUR ACCOUNT NAME Administrator
5. Your account is an administrator now!!

p.s. I have just the guest account. password protected.

also windows 7 home premium.
I have never heard of that, and i highly doubt that is true
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Sep 2014   #3
alexm

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

thanks . the. problem Is the yes button Is greyed out on UAC. Need to restore It
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

21 Sep 2014   #4
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alexm View Post
thanks . the. problem Is the yes button Is greyed out on UAC. Need to restore It
Are you logged on as admin?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Sep 2014   #5
alexm

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Guest. I think
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Sep 2014   #6
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alexm View Post
Guest. I think
Then you wont be able to change the UAC settings

You need to ask the user with the administrator account
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Sep 2014   #7
alexm

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

I am the one &only on this computer. I have no administrator rights.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Sep 2014   #8
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
Sounds fishy to me,
How long have you had this machine and where did you buy from exactly
Cheers.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Sep 2014   #9
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Hi,
Sounds fishy to me,
How long have you had this machine and where did you buy from exactly
Cheers.
Thank you for following this up....

I agree with you something is not right here?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Sep 2014   #10
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Guest accounts by default have no password,
Usually why most people disable the feature immediately if not sooner,
Guest Account - Turn On or Off
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 helpIf you have a guest account without password> 1. Boot-Up your pc.




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Forgotten Admin Password, Only Have Access To Guest Account
This is the problem I've been dealing with for quite a while. When I try to find a program that resets the password (I used the Password Reset Disk from another computer, didn't work.) I always get a message that I need the administrator password. So... Help?
General Discussion
User account changed into a guest account, how can I change it back
So this is probably the strangest problem I have ever encountered with Windows 7. About two or three months ago, I noticed that my user account had suddenly changed into a guest account. I get prompted for an administrator password when trying to do any tasks that require administrator privilege....
General Discussion
Set Guest Account Similar As Primary Account,(except on Several Files)
Hi all.. Just wondering.. is it possible for me to set my guest account similar as my primary account but with several file or folder or software in my primary account , cant be access in my guest account? means i still can instll the new software, or application, and still can save new document...
General Discussion
Forgot Admin password and I'm stuck on guest account
so i forgot my admin password and am stuck with only being able to login with the guest account so Im limited on what I can do like I tried to change the sticky keys to the command prompt shortcut but I need the password in order to do that. also when I try to reset the password it asks for a...
General Discussion
My Administrator account turned to Guest account
Hey guys. Im having a problem with my computer!somehow my administrator account has turned to a guest account. Today I tried to unistall a program and it didnt let me saying i needed to be admin. :(:(. Also I tried turning it to admin by using cmd command but it says access not allowed.
General Discussion
Disable Password-Protected sharing and Guest account
Helloh, I was trying to share some media from my W7 computer to an XBMC-classic console. It used to work fine with Windows XP + Simple file sharing but i had to fiddle around a little bit in Win7 to get it to work, one of the things I did was to enable Sharing without password. This however...
Network & Sharing


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:08.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App