Many people are having this same problem. The problem has been identified as
a conflict between the OmniPass fingerprint reader software and Vista.
If you have a fingerprint reader with the OmniPass software installed, here
is the latest information posted by another user who fixed the problem.
I contacted OmniPass and you do not have to uninstall the OmniPass Software.
downloaded this file, www.softexinc.com/download/UninstMSPwdProv.exe
re-booted and I only had the 2 ADMIN Accounts I wanted. this seems to be a
problem with OmniPass Version 5.00.18 and Vista update, It has been
and fixed in Version 5.00.75 which will fix the issue. If you don't the next
time you do a Windows Update with Vista you may get the same doubled user
You can download the fix from the above link and double click the downloaded
file to run the file.
You also need to contact OmniPass support or your PC maker to inquire about
getting the latest version of the OmniPass software.
"Francis4344" <Francis4344@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> My user acount appears twice, same name, on the log in page. Vista says
> password is wrong. In the user acount manage, it only appears once. Where
> I delete this "phatom account" in the registry?