user account

  1. Floren.

    Cannot log into user account

    Hello, I am unable to log onto an account that I still have the files for. My last resort would be to copy the files onto the account I am typing this from but I would rather not. This all started when I was given this PC with an account premade and named home. It had a basic password in the...
  2. C

    User name change gone wrong - Help!

    Help! I am new to this site and I am not sure if I am posting in the right forum group but here's my issue: Yesterday I decided to change the user name which was still set to the person who used this computer before me. I was trying to get it so that instead of being C:/Users/B.Smith, it would...
  3. N

    Can't sign in to profile after verifying account

    I came across the "verify your account link" with settings > accounts when attempting to fix something else. It said that my account wasn't verified, so silly me clicks the link to verify it. I received a text with a code and Windows verified successfully. Next time I log in, I get the "we can't...
  4. sue4635

    Solved Corrupt Administrator User Account

    My Windows 7 SP1 PC was running very slow so I tried running a Mcafee scan. Got error: "McAfee proxy service failed to start due to error: Windows cannot verify the digital signature for this file." Went back to a restore point from a few weeks earlier. After that, whenever I booted the PC it...
  5. B

    Can't Elevate to Administrator - Win 10 Home, no hidden Adm

    I am unable to elevate my account on my Win 10 PC Home Edition to Administrator. Right now, it's keeping me from installing Dragon Naturally Speaking 13, and R-CLICK "run as Administrator" doesn't work to install. I am the only user of the PC and it was the free upgrade from Win 7...