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Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by lschul, Jun 24, 2014.

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  1. lschul

    lschul Thread Starter

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    My wife just got a new laptop with Windows 8, I don't know how to run that OS yet. We tried to change the time, from the lower right corner, but it won't let us citing admin rights. How do I go in and change or fix that so she can do whatever she needs to with the computer?
     
  2. etaf

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    is she logged in as an administrator

    goto desktop
    then goto top right hand corner
    control panel
    users
    and see what she is setup as

    when you first got the PC did you setup a user account and did you use an outlook.com / hotmail account ?
     
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