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    local users and groups missing from computer manag (windows xp home edition)

    I installed XP home edition and it did not ask me for an admin password or any user names. When I go to computer management there is no local users and groups option. How do I get this back?

    Thanks for your help in advance,
    Glenn

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    Re: local users and groups missing from computer manag (windows xp home ed

    Was this an install from scratch, a repair install, an in-place update?

    Joe

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    Re: local users and groups missing from computer manag (windows xp home ed

    it was a clean install from the dell reinstallation cd - reformatted and installed

    Thanks for the inquiry,
    Glenn

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    Re: local users and groups missing from computer manag (windows xp home ed

    Have you tried contacting Dell? With an OEM CD there are any number of customizations Dell could make that might couse problems.

    Joe

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