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Windows 7: Adding an account password

28 Aug 2010   #1
BramberBiz

Windows 7
 
 
Adding an account password

My Windows 7 account has been set up without a password. If I try to add one, there are warning messages that I may lose stored passwords and something called EFS.
Can I ignore these and add a password to the account?


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28 Aug 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

That is the Encrpyting File System. Its up to you, but little loss. Add the password if you like.
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29 Aug 2010   #3
BramberBiz

Windows 7
 
 

Thanks Richard
I've not marked any files for encryption so that should be okay.
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