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Windows 7: Duplicate Administrator Files

18 Jun 2014   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
Duplicate Administrator Files


I have the problem of duplicate administrator uner the name "T", which resulted from a error when first creating a user file. Obviously being the first file it was an administraor account.

I couldn't erase it, so I created another administrator file "T_Woodie". Now I have two files each, in these categories:





*My Documents

*My Music

*My Videos

*My Pictures

*Saved Games


I tried deleting each administrator, but it makse all my destop programs disappear. I know enough to be "dangeorus". Can someone tell me how to correct this situation please?

I simply want to eliminate the "T" administrator, however it is the on administrator with the "lock symbol" on the folder.

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18 Jun 2014   #2

Windows 10 Pro

Try booting into safe mode with the built in admin account, and removing the troubled accounts and files.

Built-in Administrator Account - Enable or Disable
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20 Jun 2014   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

I screwed it up somehow! I simply went ahead did a reinstall of Windows 7. I need to really get up to speed on Windows 7...I've been using XP for so long.
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