Re: Admin problem
maybe a run into Safe Mode will help: Restart Windows, and press F8 before
Windows loads. Then, log on with the built-in account named "Administrator".
Change your settings to the user accounts there. It may help, please try.
P. Di Stolfo
- Small Windows blog in German language
"oldhen" <firstname.lastname@example.org> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
> I have Admin rights on my pc with Vista Premium. I had no problems. Then I
> created a user account with parental controls. Since then I can't install
> new program as I get an error message saying I don't have rights. I also
> this running other programs but can right click to Run as administrator.
> does not help with installing new programs though as it won't run the
> startup.exe file on the CD. I tried changing the registry as per the MS
> page but this made no difference.
> I tried killing the user a/c & it made no differenceM my admin account
> stays blocked. I tried a System Restore which failed. I knew XP had
> problems but I expected it to be fixed with Vista, especially since there
> nice Parental Controls stuff added.
> What else can I try?
> Thanks in advance.