Re: Can't find administrator

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Help' started by relic, Aug 27, 2009.

  1. relic

    relic Guest

    Richard wrote:
    > I wonder if anyone can help.
    > I need to use the administrator account on my vista sp1 computer. It
    > never shows up, even if I try to change user. In an attempt to force
    > it to use the administrator account, I changed my status to standard
    > user form administrator. It failed to log on to the administrator
    > account, and now I cannot return myself to an administrator. I cannot
    > even use my backup software. How can I get my status back?
    > Thanks


    It shows up in Safe Mode
     
    relic, Aug 27, 2009
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  2. relic

    relic Guest

    relic wrote:
    > Richard wrote:
    >> I wonder if anyone can help.
    >> I need to use the administrator account on my vista sp1 computer. It
    >> never shows up, even if I try to change user. In an attempt to force
    >> it to use the administrator account, I changed my status to standard
    >> user form administrator. It failed to log on to the administrator
    >> account, and now I cannot return myself to an administrator. I cannot
    >> even use my backup software. How can I get my status back?
    >> Thanks

    >
    > It shows up in Safe Mode


    Oops. You're Vista!

    See:
    http://www.mydigitallife.info/2007/...dministrator-account-in-vista-welcome-screen/
     
    relic, Aug 27, 2009
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    justintjacob

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    type lusrmgr.msc
    enable the administrator account
     
    justintjacob, Jun 26, 2013
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