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Windows 7: Password - Create for a User Account

05 Mar 2016   #10
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello grandad69, and welcome to Seven Forums.

It sounds like you didn't enter the command in an elevated command prompt.

You might see if the tutorial below to disable password expiration may work better for you.

Password Expiration - Enable or Disable


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07 Mar 2016   #11
grandad69

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Thanks for your help

Hello Brink, you were right I was not in the elevated command prompt (didn't realise there was one, I was in normal command prompt). Once I followed your instructions the change worked.
Thanks again.
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07 Mar 2016   #12
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome. I'm glad you got it sorted.
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