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Windows 7: Can not log into admin

16 Dec 2010   #1
Ne3M

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 
Can not log into admin

This is brilliant, I DO NOT KNOW HOW THIS HAPPENED?!

I can not install programs anymore bacause it asks for admin priveliges. Then i went to control panel -> User accounts and it shows my account as being a guest account. I went into my account and tried to elevate it to admin. I can select admin and when ever i click ok it just shows my account as being a guest. I went into advanced account controls and tried to add adminitrators as part of my user name. "Access denied" Then i tried to enable administrator account. "Access denied"

What is going on?! Did I manage to lock myself out of my pc with just a stupid guest acc?


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16 Dec 2010   #2
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

TRY THIS
RE-BOOT system and when you See Windows Welcome screen / Login screen, press ctrl+alt+del keys Twice and it’ll show Classic Login box. Now type “Administrator” (without quotes) in Username and leave Password field blank.(or put the password you used at install of windows) Now press Enter and you should be able to log in Windows. Now you can reset your account password from “Control Panel -> User Accounts”.
Same thing can be done using Safe Mode. In Safe Mode Windows will show this in-built Administrator account in Login screen.
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16 Dec 2010   #3
Ne3M

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Thank you SOOOOOOOO MUCH. I was about to reinstall my win7 and ubuntu.
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16 Dec 2010   #4
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

great it worked for you my pleasure :)
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