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    Recapturing Administrator Status XP Prof.

    Thanks again for that clarification went to user accounts pressed control Alt delete twice and brought back to desktop with that security screen I mentioned in previous post with the 6 choices offering no relief. Perhaps my wife not knowing what she was doing has created a rather unique...
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    Recapturing Administrator Status XP Prof.

    Thank you so much for your speedy reply and at 73 I need all the help I can get. Did as you suggested and a window security screen came up with (6) choices: Lock Computer, Log Off, Shut down, Change Passsword, Task Mgr. and Cancel. None of these seem to provide relief.
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    Recapturing Administrator Status XP Prof.

    I was the administrator on both my wifes and my PC. She needs to do a rollback to a previous date so I got on her unit to accomplish this task to learn I am not the administrator any longer nor is she. (She is only one listed and with limited access) Plus the 3 choices available on user account...
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    Fat 32 and NTFS Conflicts

    Still no access to CD Rom Drive, but did free myself from floppy access. Did a DIR at a D: prompt and here is what screen indicates. Volume in D drive has no label. Director of D Windows <DIR> 01-04-98 5:13p Docume 1 <DIR> 01-04-98 5:21p Progra 1...
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    Fat 32 and NTFS Conflicts

    John: Could not agree with you more, and have the restore disk for 98 Compaq but since I have no access to CD drive as yet do not know how to proceed with just floppy support. And being a 70 plus retired chef I am not the sharpest knife in the kitchen.
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    Fat 32 and NTFS Conflicts

    The computer in question is a Compaq that originally had 98 on an unpartitioned drive. In my ignorance thinking I could legally load my OEM XP home from my professionally built unit I placed the disk into the drive and do not exactly remember my options but each one I choose was denied with a...
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    98 boot disk question

    I want to get back to windows 98 on my single C drive Thanks for so quick a reply
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    98 boot disk question

    I have 2 computer the troubled one required boot-disk and it has me at the A prompt. I get around pretty well on my PC's considering I am 75, but Dos prompts elude me HELP please.
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