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Go to control panel from start menu. go to users account / change an account / delete account. this far all accounts you want to delete.

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Choose Apple menu > System Preferences and click Accounts.

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2. Select the user account you want to delete, and then click the Delete (-) button.
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1. From an account with administrative privileges, go to Control Panel>User Accounts and create the new Standard user account named the way you want and at least one extra Administrator account. Call the latter "CompAdmin" or "Tech" or the like.
2. Log into the new Standard user account once so the profile files/folders are created and then log into CompAdmin.
3. Now go to Control Panel>System>Advanced>User Profiles>Settings
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5. Log into the new correctly named account and make sure all your stuff is there and that it works the way you want. When you are satisfied, you can log out and into CompAdmin and delete the old user account from Control Panel>User Accounts.

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This happened to me before but can no longer change the admin password, so I have no choice but to create a different user and delete the old one. Here's how I did it:

1. Restart you computer
2. Press f5 before the windows logo appear
3. Select safe mode
4. Click start menu
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7. You can now delete that account and create a new one

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