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Windows 7: Windows automatically reverts user type to 'Standard'

23 Aug 2013   #31
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Lets try this

Open up an Elevated Command Prompt. Click on in type CMD . Right click on CMD under Programs (1) choose . On the User Access Control window click on the Yes button . Command Prompt opens up to C:\Windows\System32>_

Inside the Command Prompt

Type in the command below

net localgroup Administrators User /add
press Enter

Log off from the built-in Administrator account and log in under User ( your account ) and see if you have Administrator rights .


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23 Aug 2013   #32
NXTreme

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

I'm probably getting the below error message as I followed redfang337's instructions a couple posts back and already switched 'user' over to the account type of 'Administrator'. If so, does that mean I'm all finished?

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Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
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C:\windows\system32>net localgroup Administrators User /add
System error 1378 has occurred.
The specified account name is already a member of the group.
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23 Aug 2013   #33
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Leave the thread open for a few days if it doesn't change back then close the thread by Marking it solved .
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23 Aug 2013   #34
NXTreme

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Thank you so much! I really appreciate your help not only getting my account fixed up, but also cleaning up and fixing any errors on my computer! I've noticed an improvement in speed as well, many thanks! I will let you know if I have any more problems.
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23 Aug 2013   #35
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

You're welcome .
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23 Aug 2013   #36
redfang337

Linux Mint 15 "Olivia" x32
 
 

welcome
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