Re: Accounts muddle
Thank you Ronnie Vernon MVP. i will try this asap and let you know the
outcome. Thanks again.
"Ronnie Vernon MVP" wrote:
> Vista has a built-in administrator account for emergencies such as you are
> Reboot the computer and as soon as it starts to initialize, start tapping
> the F8 key continuously until you see a black screen with a menu. Use the
> Arrow Keys to select the Safe Mode option and press the ENTER Key.
> This will show the administrator account and there is no password associated
> with this account.
> Log on with this account and go to Control Panel / User Accounts and create
> a new account with administrator privileges.
> Ronnie Vernon
> Microsoft MVP
> Windows Shell/User
> "alandyk" <alannospam.co.uk> wrote in message
> > My brand new Acer Aspire laptop with Vista Home Premium O/S only ever
> > shows a
> > guest account. When I try to add a new user acct. or view all accounts it
> > says 'windows needs permission. Type in admin password.' I can't find the
> > admin password anywhere and all attempts at even trying to make a password
> > disk still ask for an admin password. I'm stuck in this loop . Please can
> > anyone tell me how to solve this problem. As a guest user I don't have
> > acces
> > to Acer eNET Management or 'Empowering Technology Framework. HELP PLEASE
> > !!!!
> > --
> > aland