Windows 7 unusual problem

i changed my username on windows 7, and then dint restart at tht moment. when i restarted my comp again, the username is the old one and its not accepting the old password... i tried to restore it to a previous date but apparently there is no such option on my comp.. plz tell me wat to do?? i have ubuntu installed on my comp too and thats working.. tell me if that can help in any way?
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  1. Did you try starting in safe mode? Press F8 while booting and the option will appear.
  2. Hello rockysam619,

    Microsoft does have an official Windows 7 Support Forum located here . It is supported by product specialists as well as engineers and support teams. You may want to check the threads available there for additional assitance and support.

    John M
    Microsoft Windows Client Team
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  4. You should still be able to manually enter the new user name via switch user. To update the default login username often (from my experience with win7) requires a registry change.

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\DefaultUserName

    As with all registry changes, backup the registry key prior to making changes.
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