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Anonymous
March 6, 2005 7:31:03 PM

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hi, i have xp home and i want to long into my
"Administator" account i know its there i can see it i just cant get into
it..i always get this error message that says i cant log in beacuse of
account restrictions.. i know my "Administrator" account password but i can
log in. to let you know this is the hidden on im trying to log into and not
one i set. i did the ctrl + alt + delete at the welcome screen i type in
administrator as user then i typ ein my password but i cant get in because of
"account restriction". so if any one knows how to get in can you tell me?
Anonymous
March 6, 2005 9:07:02 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.newusers (More info?)

Try tapping the F8 key at restart,or as soon as you turn on computer,then
select safe mode with networking,then open as administrator.

"tommy" wrote:

> hi, i have xp home and i want to long into my
> "Administator" account i know its there i can see it i just cant get into
> it..i always get this error message that says i cant log in beacuse of
> account restrictions.. i know my "Administrator" account password but i can
> log in. to let you know this is the hidden on im trying to log into and not
> one i set. i did the ctrl + alt + delete at the welcome screen i type in
> administrator as user then i typ ein my password but i cant get in because of
> "account restriction". so if any one knows how to get in can you tell me?
Anonymous
March 7, 2005 12:30:07 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.newusers (More info?)

tommy wrote:
> hi, i have xp home and i want to long into my
> "Administator" account i know its there i can see it i just cant get into
> it..i always get this error message that says i cant log in beacuse of
> account restrictions.. i know my "Administrator" account password but i can
> log in. to let you know this is the hidden on im trying to log into and not
> one i set. i did the ctrl + alt + delete at the welcome screen i type in
> administrator as user then i typ ein my password but i cant get in because of
> "account restriction". so if any one knows how to get in can you tell me?


By design, the only way to log into the Administrator account of WinXP
Home is to reboot into Safe Mode.


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