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Lost Admin rights...?

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Bk_Ashore, Aug 28, 2004.

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  1. Bk_Ashore

    Bk_Ashore Thread Starter

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    I'm Using Win2kPro on an IBM PII laptop with 98MB of ram and a 30G hard drive. I am established as the administrator on this machine. The problem is this, I am unable to set up my machine to receive faxes, I can send, but not receive. I have gone into the "Fax Manager" to elect the option to receive but each time I do so I receive the following error message: "Access Denied".
    I've tried accessing the system administration options to reset the "permissions", reset the administrative name et al, nothing seems to be working for me. What am I doing wrong and can anyone help me out? I really need this function.

    Thanks,
    Rico :confused:
     
  2. PC_Wiz

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    Are you logged on with an account that is part of the Admen group?

    Does the issue occurs if you log on with a different account that is part of the Admin group?
     
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