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How to enable Hidden administrator

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by mistakely i have remove the admin rights from the user and and create new user as a admin....after restart the system when i want to installed the printer from network then it ask for administrator password so now i m not able to installled it from both user admin and that user account. so i wnat to know that how can i enable the administrator login like windows xp with ctrl+altr+delete. i m suffering many problem without admin rights

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Try to press windows+r.
or go to start, run and type: control userpasswords2

now you can edit the users.

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Installation error --- Error Code 2203 Please help, thanks


It's long but this should get your problem resolved and I would appreciate a Four thumbs up if it helps you ,If u have connected your printer only through the USB then leave out the last step.

Fatal Error 2203 - Windows XP
Windows Vista.
Giving permissions to C:\Program files folder may sometimes be difficult but here is the resolution.
Perform L3 uninstallation.
Delete digital imaging folder from C:\program files\hp folder.
Delete digital imaging folder from registry.
Deleting registry key below:
Registry Path - HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Hewlett-Packard\Digital Imaging
On completing the above steps
Note: * Do not Restart the computer.
Click Start and type Run command in start search bar.
Right click command prompt and Run as Administrator
Type the following command
Net user administrator /active:yes
The above command will enable hidden account in Vista Operating system. Once enabled,
Restart the computer.
Once Restarted, "New user account will show up on logon screen called "Admin" and no password required."
Once logged in to Admin account
Reinstall the software.
After successful software installation, Please use the below command to disable hidden account feature
Click Start and type Run command in start search bar.
Right click command prompt and Run as Administrator
Type the following command
Net user administrator /active:no

1.uninstall the complete HP software, run windows clean up utility
2.under msconfig, disable MSconfig's sevices(non microsoft)

Aug 19, 2010 | Office Equipment & Supplies

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How to enable Windows 7 administrator account and reset lost Win 7 admin...


How to enable Windows 7 administrator account and reset lost Win 7 admin password
There are two parts for your Windows 7:
* Enable Windows 7 administrator account
* Reset lost Win 7 admin password
With 240 million licenses sold out in one year, Windows 7 has been proved to be a successful product of Microsoft. Compared with its previous versions like Windows XP, it has many improved features. The built-in administrator account is one of the features. In Windows XP, there is a default administrator account after installation. But the built-in administrator account is disabled by default in Windows 7. To enable Windows 7 administrator account and assign a password to it, you can achieve it in 2 methods.
Part I: Enable Windows 7 administrator account
Method 1: Use Command Prompt
The easiest way to enable the Windows 7 built-in administrator account is to use the Command Prompt.
1. Click Start and type CMD in the search box. Right-click CMD and select Run as Administrator.
2. Click Yes when prompted to allow the Command Processor to run. And then the command prompt will appear.
3. Type net user in the command prompt window, and then hit Enter. All the Windows account user names will be listed. You'll also see the Administrator account, but now it is not enabled.
4. Type net user administrator /active:yes and hit Enter to enable Windows 7 admin account.
Now the Windows 7 administrator account is created. To create the Windows 7 administrator password, you can follow the below steps:
1. Switch to log on Windows 7 with the administrator account.
2. Click Start, Control Panel, User Accounts and Family Safety and User Accounts in order. You'll enter the screen where you can make changes for your account.
3. Click Create a password for your account on the screen.
4. In the coming screen, type and confirm your Win 7 admin password.
5. Enter password hint and click Create Password.
Now your Windows 7 admin password is successfully created.
Method 2: Use Local Users and Groups
1. Click Start and type lusrmgr.msc in the search box, and then hit Enter. The Local Users and Groups screen will come up.
2. Double-click the Users folder. And all the Windows 7 account will be displayed for you.
3. Right-click the Administrator account and select Properties.
4. Uncheck the "Account is disabled" check-box and click OK on the administrator properties screen.
Now Win 7 admin account is enabled. To set a password for the enabled Windows 7 administrator account, follow the steps as below:
1. Right-click the Administrator account and select Set Password.
2. Click Proceed to go on your operation
3. Type and confirm your new Win 7 admin password and click Ok
4. Close the Local Users and Groups screen.
Now the Windows 7 administrator password is assigned to your Windows 7 admin account.
Part II: Reset lost Win 7 admin password
Windows 7 administrator password reset Tips:
Note 1. Please remember to create a Windows 7 password reset disk after assigning Windows administrator password. It allows you to change your forgotten Win 7 admin password when you are locked out of Windows.
Note 2. If you forgot to create the password reset disk, you can choose to use Windows Password Breaker to help create a Windows 7 password reset disk rather than reinstalling the system. Now follow the steps to create the disk to reset Windows 7 password.
step 1. Download and install Windows Password Breaker.
step 2. Run the program and burn a Windows password reset disk.
Step 3. Reset Windows 7 administrator password with the disk.
It is an easy and safe way for Windows 7 admin password reset.

on Nov 02, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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How to enable the hidden Administrator account in Windows 7 and Windows Vista


Unlike Windows XP the administrator account is disabled by default in Windows Vista and Windows 7.

Many people prefer to have the amin account open just in case they forget their main account password or to alocate admin rights over another user account like your childrens for example.

In the tip I am going to tell you how to enable the admistrator account so it is visible on the Welcome Screen.

These step only apply to Windows 7 and Windows Vista accounts that have admin rights, they won't work on an account which is limited or which is a guest account.


1. Click on the Start Menu.
2. Click on All Programs.
3. Click on Accessories.
4. Right click on Command Prompt and select Run as administrator. An Adminstarator Command prompt window will open.
5. In the command window type "net user adminstrator /active:yes" or "net user adminstrator active:yes"(with out the quotation marks)
6. to disable the admin account type in the command window "net user adminstrator /active:no" or "net user adminstrator active:no" (without the quotation marks)
7. Close the command window.
8. Log out of your account.

When you have logged out of your account you will see the Administrator account on the Welcome Screen.
If you don't see the admin account straight away all you have to do is restart your computer.

That should be it.


Please feel free to leave a comment on this tip.

on Jul 26, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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How to break admin password without bootable cd?


Hi
OK
RESET IT
YOU GO ON SAFE MODE AND CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT WITH ADMINISTRATOR RIGHTS . TO GO IN SAFE MODE PRESS F8 BUTTON WHILE BOOTING WINDOWS. ONCE IN SAFE MODE, CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT, THEN RESTART THE PC. ONCE YOU RESTART LOG ONTO THE NEWLY CREATED ACCOUNT AND GO:
CONTROL PANEL> ADMINISTRATIVE TOOLS> COMPUTER MANAGEMENT> ON LEFT SIDE SELECT LOCAL MANAGEMENT AND GROUP>THEN SELECT USERS>THEN U WILL SEE LIST OF USERS .
RIGHT CLICK THE USER U NEED TO RESET PASSWORD THEN SELECT ALL TASK SET PASSWORD>CLICK PROCEED> THEN LEAVE NEW PASSWORD BLANK AND CONFIRM PASSWORD BLANK THAT`S ALL
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No administrator account - can't add or change accounts


the admin account created originally when xp was loaded should still be there somewhere (hidden), try starting in safe mode to see if the admin account displays then create a new admin account for your use, restart then the new account you created should be displayed.

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Enable hidden Administrator account Window 7


Try this, 1. Open a elevated command prompt. Click on All Programs and Accessories, then right click on Command Prompt and click on Run as administrator.
2. To Enable the Hidden Built-In Administrator Account -
A) In the elevated command prompt, type net user administrator /active:yes and press Enter.
3. To Disable the Hidden Built-In Administrator Account -A) In the elevated command prompt, type net user administrator /active:no and press Enter.
4. Close the elevated command prompt.
5. Log off, and you will now see the built-in Administrator account log on icon added (enabled) or removed (disabled) from the log on screen

on Feb 07, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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Unfortunately, i have disabled ADMINISTRATOR account, no other users are in ADMINISTRATOR group. how can i enable administrator account


OK, start the computer and press F8 repeatedly (The goal is to get into safe mode) Select "safe mode with networking" Log in as Administrator, go to start>settings>control panel>user accounts to create new accounts with admin rights.

Jan 28, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Forgot my admin password how do logon


-There are two ways to access system 1 is for the admin and the other is for users.

-If you have forgotten the password for the USER , you may want to try this thing.

Winsows XP:
-Restart the computer-press f8 until you reach windows advance option menu-click safemode w/ command prompt-type c:windows\system32\restore\rstrui.exe -choose a date that you remember you can logon properly on your system.
- Follow the instructions given to perform the System Restore process.

Windows Vista:
-Restart system -press f8 until you reach windows advance option menu select REPAIR -select appropriate language settings -choose system restore.- GUI system restore page will come up -choose a date that you remember you can logon properly on your system.

-LAST OPTION
- Boot using the WinVista Installation DVD, then Run Repair Options- Launch command prompt, then type
-net user administrator /active:yes
-This will enable the “The Administrator account” in vista. Then try to boot normally back in vista.Take note that “The Administrator” account will be an option in the login screen Login using the administrator account then browse on the damaged profile under c:\users\exampleprofile Then try to copy all the files on the folder to a temporary folder. Delete the damaged profile eg. c:\users\exampleprofile .Create a new User Profile with the same name as the damaged user profile. You can do this in Control panel/User Account . Copy all the files from the temporary folder to the new user profile created. Restart system
-IF No..GO -Back-up -Reinstall windows

Oct 11, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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Password


hi

try start your pc press F8 key and enter in safe mode

if u get administrator then enter in it and create new user as admin then restart your sys when u get logon window press ctr+alt+del+del then enter in new user .then go to conrol panel ,user account remove password of your user account.

Mar 23, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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