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Restore Adminstrator's ownership

Last response: in Windows XP
March 9, 2013 3:55:20 PM

I did it. My mistake. Long story short I removed permission from the Administrator to administrate. I cannot access the security center, upgrade, change, restore, or take ownership. I just rehabbed this old ThinkCentre m 8122. No conflicts, all was great til my screw-up. Please help.

March 14, 2013 6:28:19 PM

log in to the hidden Admin account that Windows Setup creates by default, then change permissions for your own user account.
When done, restart normally: