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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by jasnick, Oct 28, 2006.

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  1. jasnick

    jasnick Thread Starter

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    Have just got a new PC with Windows XP Pro. Spent all day setting it up and when I booted up this morning it was to a new screen etc. Discovered it booted as Administrator while all my settings etc are on a User account. Not sure how this happened - was it something I did and does it matter? I suppose I can set it to boot to User.

    Have searched the archives and there is one showing how to change the accounts - should I do this or just leave things as they are? It is a single user computer

    Thanks
     
  2. lexmarks567

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    thats easy.If you created 2 acounts by accident. Go to my computer click on controll panel go to user accounts there you can pick to either change a acount add acount change the way a user logs on or off.Hope that helps
     
  3. jasnick

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    Thanks lexmarks567 - no, not really - what I want to do is use all the settings etc of the User account for the Administrator account then delete the User account. I would like to delete the Administrator account then change the name of the User account to Administrator but I don't think this is possible.
     
  4. lexmarks567

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    No its not possible.I just checked.sinse your the owner or the only user on the computer your are the admin of that computer.
     
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