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Windows 7: Accounts

22 Jun 2011   #1
Hewjr100

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Accounts

Here is my dilemma. I am currently booting right into admininistrator account, without password. which I know is vulnerable to attacks. Now I have 2 choices. 1 password protect administrator account, or 2, create limited use account with / without password. Also fyi, I have turned off UAC and most prompts, will these settings carry over to limited account.

Henry


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22 Jun 2011   #2
Maguscreed

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Your best move is to password protect the admin account. Even if it's a stupid simple password... like password it's better than absolutely nothing.
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22 Jun 2011   #3
Hewjr100

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Thanks for your input.

Henry
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