My computer only has general user account and I cant log on... Help!

What do I do to fix this mess???? Please Help.
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  1. Jacqueline_johnson said:
    What do I do to fix this mess???? Please Help.

    Tried setting one up in safe mode ?
  2. Tried setting one up in safe mode ?



    Might be a bit difficult in Vista if the system Administrator account hasn't been enabled beforehand.

    Jacqueline - welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums. What actually happens when you start the machine up and try to log in?

    Do you have a Vista DVD from which you could run the StartUp Repair option or can you borrow one from a friend?


  3. Tried setting one up in safe mode ?



    Might be a bit difficult in Vista if the system Administrator account hasn't been enabled beforehand.

    Jacqueline - welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums. What actually happens when you start the machine up and try to log in?

    Do you have a Vista DVD from which you could run the StartUp Repair option or can you borrow one from a friend?



    Use of the default admin acct.
  4. Use of the default admin acct.



    Do you see something on the login screen that I don't, ksiemb? Unless the Administrator account is enabled, only the User accounts show on the login in Vista and Windows 7. I'd love to know a workaround on this if you know another way.

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