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I have heard of similar a few times.
I am not sure what may have caused it.
Try leaving the password blank.
Jupiter Jones [MVP]http://www3.telus.net/dandemar/
"dmorgan1" <dmorgan-with-suffixed-"1"-ATdslextreme.com> wrote in message
> My neighbor used Windows Update on her XP system. After it was over,
> passwords appeared on all the user accounts so she can't use the
> computer anymore. Is this side effect of using Windows Update familiar
> to anybody? A remedy?