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I keep setting the password all the time.

I go to users and i have changed user names in password and still when you log on and it cancel it lets you on. what am i doing wrong.

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This is a limitation of Windows 98.
You will need to upgrade to Windows XP for the password function to lock someone out of a profile.

The password function in Win98 is not meant to do that. Sorry.

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When you log in screen will appear that time just press CTRL+ALT+DEL three times login page will change put there administrator and press enter if any password you put during installation of xp put that password do log in and then go to user accounts which is in control panel from there change the user rights which you want to or


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Here we go just press this keys ctrl+Alt+Del it will bring you a new logging dialogue box. type the user name as administrator and leave the password blank.


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