Any help gratefully received. Now on the start up screen I got an option to log into my previous user account in which works when I enter the password in, but when I applied the Is their anyway I can recover my missing account, or activate the hidden administrator account without running the cmd as administrator. Thanks Whit April 11, 2009 Mareen is there not any option for logon to vista by typing user name and password. http://itinfosecure.com/how-to/gateway-administrator-password.php
I think this is a very handy back-up admin tool that should be used by people who know there good ol dos commands. The privilege level is grayed out. It only works if the account you are using is an administrator account I have tried the "Run As" administrator option and the Command Prompt even says in the Window Title Many, many documents on the Internet also have this step, and it is going to cause you problems. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/enable-the-hidden-administrator-account-on-windows-vista/
this is an amd quad core with 4gb memory that i put together myself. Thanks pragan December 16, 2009 Alex i am sorry but it still is asking me for a password????? June 27, 2009 Igor when i do that its says acess denied what do i do June 27, 2009 Igor and also to run as administrator i need a password so… Often she could get by this by doing a right-click and then running as administrator but clearly this is a pain in the … She asked me for advice (unfortunately she's
Just search for cmd and then right-click on the command prompt icon in the Start menu or Start screen. At the risk of too much typing, hopefully the above is more helpful than not. November 29, 2009 vik For those who hid all administrator accounts in Windows 7, the “Run as administrator” command will not work properly-there is no box to type the password in. How To Gain Administrator Access Windows 7 Cmd In fact, you probably shouldn't use it at all.
This isn't a sky-is-falling comment-it's part of my job description-but it's said to show why we're forced to have at least one administrator aside from the "super admin"…why we need to How To Get Administrator Privileges Windows 10 May 11, 2008 fernando how can i get the administrator account to show up only in safe mode? One with the optimized OS installation and second with all the major software that I'm using.. This Site April 3, 2009 karthik if i will try to runas administrator he will ask a password, but the administrative account not have any password.
Open the Control Panel. How To Get Administrator Privileges Windows 8 February 7, 2008 ladonna I am getting the same error message as "Access denied" February 9, 2008 Paul This link may help explain some of the security issues for above comments, I believe the comment about setting the password at the prompt is accurate, and with that, I think that's all of them. If i remember then somebody has to set a password for the Administrator user when they first install Vista.
thanks October 4, 2009 Jamie Hi all. You can hire an expert who can meet you face-to-face to do it for you (might cost you $50), contact your system manufacturer (who will probably tell you to reinstall), or How To Access Administrator Account In Windows 7 Without Password March 20, 2009 Charles Works fine, but didn't seem to have UAC disabled. @Sean to use "Legitimate Settings" (No Run/CMD/Regedit) just open Administrative Tools in the Control Panel and then System How To Get Administrator Privileges On Windows 7 From Guest Account why????
December 22, 2008 Dennis I am trying to uninstall Quicktime for itunes as I get an error message which takes me to Apple. Unlocking the hidden Administrator profile will let you modify areas that you would normally get "Access Denied" in your pseudo-administrator profile. Thanks for the article. what i did…i run windows 7 in safe mode…give some administrator privilege to some active users..then after that i can do anything with admin privilege.. : ) February 4, 2010 alex How To Get Administrator Privileges On Windows 7 At School
Does this account still exist, and how can you access it? UAC is indeed accessed through Control Panel. After that you will come across another window which includes a list of all the users on your computer. I purchased the windows pasword unlocker and ran it.
But… when i boot into my trusty old xp i can enter windows 7's house and reak havoc. Enable Administrator Account Windows 7 Any ideas? It's running Vista and has only ever been set up with a single user account.
This is MY computer and I expect to be able to access anything if necessary. When I logged, on I got the message that the profile for that account was missing. On Vista, setting your account to have "administrator" privileges effectively yields "standard" user rights, with the option to run programs with elevated privileges. How To Enable Administrator Account In Windows 7 Without Admin Rights December 29, 2008 Craig This title is very misleading.
Then remember it. How do I log on as the adminstrator? Like: "net user temp1 /active:no" Also, some might be having problems because when they run cmd prompt, it starts with: C:\Users\(Username) To get out of this you'll need to change the July 19, 2008 Qibili I Love the comments.You are forgetting one situation of activating the admin acc.Imagine being lock to the guest acc (u deleted other accounts bt nt admin &
Then check the checkbox in front of Full control and then click OK. From the initial menu, select Windows password resetting. From the Windows Desktop right-click on My Computer. thanks December 4, 2009 john I have a vista os on a laptop with 64 bit machine.
How do we re-install the OS without the password? is there a way…so that i could turn my limited account into and administrative account without administrative permissions?(windows 7)…is there a hack or something? GREAT! i can look at and change, copy, move or delete anything i want.It's hilarious. 7 won't let me do anything but xp is a god.
I see how to set-up a hidden admin. Admin I see it in control pannel on the PC but i want to do it the correct way not just mouse my-way-around. If I set-up an Admin account can i stop them from accessing the internet? Please Help Me A.S.A.P. ,Macie January 29, 2010 Jason S.
February 10, 2009 Wayne Related issue - my niece has a problem with her laptop. I took my computer to the place I bought it and they said something happened to my user profiles…I got a virus or had a system failure and I'll never be Anyway thats how Ive always done it. For people with bad spelling / careless fingers, anything you type there will be accepted, so if you mis-spelled that last parameter…yikes!
whats a' goin' on? The author has to make this easy-to-find while at the same time trusting the average visitor won't get themselves in trouble.