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Windows 7: Can't change security premissions

07 May 2014   #1
princessally3

windows 7 home premium x64
 
 
Can't change security premissions

I changed the name of the admin user. Now I can't change the security permissions. How do I fix this?


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07 May 2014   #2
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

What shows under the security tab now?

Windows has a bug where if you change the name of the admin account, it will not change it in the users profile folder. So whatever it was named stays like that and is not able to be changed as far as I know without a reinstall.

What security permissions and on what object are you trying to change?
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08 May 2014   #3
princessally3

windows 7 home premium x64
 
 

I was trying to change AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Sidebar\Gadgets It shows Sim tester which is the username I was using to test my sims 3 games
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