Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics (More info?)
Hit F8 at boot, just before Windows begins to load. This should get the boot
menu where you can select Safe mode. Logon as administrator, then create a
new user profile for yourself in the Control Panel/Users applet. Copy over
data from your old profile (which is apparently corrupted) using the
procedure described here:
"Jeff" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I have a corrupt User Profile in Windows XP and only allows
> me to logon using the Guest profile, which when shutdown
> doesnt save anything I had done.
> Please Help.