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How to change to admin

Discussion in 'General Security' started by SandmanSio2, Dec 2, 2011.

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  1. SandmanSio2

    SandmanSio2 Thread Starter

    Dec 2, 2011
    hello, i have a laptop that my dad locked down pretty tight when i was a kid, hes made it so i only have a limited access account. he is the "admin" on the laptop, but there is another account on it called Administrator. my question is how do i become a admin on my account or find out the password? ive tried command and net user but it says access denied! please HELP!
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