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Problem logging in to user profile

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by llamabuff, Oct 8, 2015.

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  1. llamabuff

    llamabuff Thread Starter

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    This is my work computer and we have to input a name and password to log in. When I logged in the other day, everything was gone from my desktop and it had the default wallpaper. It was fine the day before. Is there a way to undo this?

    I can locate my files and everything. The problem is, the software I use for work is gone. It's like it's not installed.

    I wanted to do a system restore, but it says I don't have permission and nobody here seems to know what to do.

    EDIT: I was able to solve it on my own. Thanks.
     
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  2. TerryNet

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    If your IT department doesn't know what to do it's the IT department manager's job to hire somebody who does know.
     
  3. valis

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    What Terry said. It sounds like your profile got hosed, but as you solved, it, no worries. But I would definitely bounce that upstairs at your company and use it as a reason to get someone there.
     
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