Admin access to password protected regular user account

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Administration' started by dad1234, Jun 24, 2008.

  1. dad1234

    dad1234 Guest

    How do I access a password protected regular user account on my computer? I
    am the Administrator, and I want to access the account without changing or
    deleting the regular account password.
    dad1234, Jun 24, 2008
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  2. dad1234

    .Joe Guest


    As an administrator, you should be able to access any of the data o
    the regular user account. Was there something specific you wanted t


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    .Joe, Jun 24, 2008
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  3. You would have to take ownership of the accounts profile, thereby
    locking out the user. This is a deliberate design feature, so that
    users will know if unscrupulous administrators have been snooping.


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