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Windows 7: Limited User Accounts


14 Jul 2010   #1

Win 7 Pro 32bit
 
 
Limited User Accounts

after what happened to my mum today

HELP. Remote Access (fraudulent)

i'm wondering if theres a limited user account that would be better for her. she's got win xp

i'm sure she's on an admin account just now


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14 Jul 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

You would have to set one up for her and instead of making the account an administrator just set it as user.
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14 Jul 2010   #3

Win 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

thanks, i was searching trying to find out if using control userpassword2 would be better, it sems not.

i'll set up a limited user account tomorrow.
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14 Jul 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Well, you can use control userpasswords2 to setup an account. You just click "Add"
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