RE: welcome screen login
a quick work around:
logon to the computer with the administrator account, go to the c:\users
directory, rename the "corrupt account" c:\users\<old account> "I would just
add a .org to the end of the directory, log off the administrator account,
login with your old corrupt user account, Vista should create a new account.
After your able to login with your user account, log off, login with the
administrator account again, go to c:\users\<old account>.org, and copy all
your files and setting over to your newly created account. Not all setting
will move, but you should be able to get 99% of everything (favs, music,
> I am trying to login to my profile on Windows Vista Home Premium Ed. and it
> gives me the prompt of "User profile service error" which pretty much means
> that it cant load my profile. I am the only one that uses my computer but I
> have it set up with a password to ward off my roommates from using it. Very
> frustrating because I cant logon to my own computer. Please help.