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How to delete a user that will not delete the usual way win 8.1

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On Windows 8.1 RIGHT click on the windows decal in the lower right corner and from the menu that pops up select COMMAND PROMPT (administrator). A black box pops open and in that box type NET USER and hit enter ALL the users on that computer will list and you need to find the one that you want to remove. Then TYPE NET USER followed by the name of the account the forward slash delete and hit enter.

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Press Win Key
Type cmd
Right click command prompt and select "Run As Administrator"
Type net user <username> /DELETE

Posted on Apr 06, 2015

  • Brad Brown Apr 06, 2015

    Not on windows 8.1!

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    Justin Apr 06, 2015

    Yes this command works on windows 8.1 you need to do it from an elevated command prompt and you need to be a local administrator. If you are not an administrator you cant delete accounts.

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