Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Platinum Lounger CWBillow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    Location
    Las Vegas, NV USA
    Posts
    5,630
    Thanks
    53
    Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts

    Admin Login (WinXP-SP2)

    Link to post edited by HansV to make it work.

    I saw posting about the Admin account only coming up when NOT in Normal mode... <post#=559164>post 559164</post#> but how DO I tturnn it on if needed?

    Regards,
    Chuck Billow
    -------------------------------------------------
    "Good judgment comes from experience, and experience - well, that comes from poor judgment."

    ~ A(lan) A(lexander) Milne (1882-1956)- "House at Pooh Corner"

  2. Get our unique weekly Newsletter with tips and techniques, how to's and critical updates on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows XP, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google, etc. Join our 480,000 subscribers!

    Excel 2013: The Missing Manual

    + Get this BONUS — free!

    Get the most of Excel! Learn about new features, basics of creating a new spreadsheet and using the infamous Ribbon in the first chapter of Excel 2013: The Missing Manual - Subscribe and download Chapter 1 for free!

  3. #2
    Platinum Lounger
    Join Date
    Jan 2001
    Posts
    3,788
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post

    Re: Admin Login (WinXP-SP2)

    At the welcome screen you can press Control+Alt+Delete twice and this brings up the logon window that allows you to log on as Administrator.

  4. #3
    Platinum Lounger CWBillow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    Location
    Las Vegas, NV USA
    Posts
    5,630
    Thanks
    53
    Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts

    Re: Admin Login (WinXP-SP2)

    Tony:

    Fabulous... thanks.

    Chuck
    -------------------------------------------------
    "Good judgment comes from experience, and experience - well, that comes from poor judgment."

    ~ A(lan) A(lexander) Milne (1882-1956)- "House at Pooh Corner"

  5. #4
    Administrator
    Join Date
    Mar 2001
    Location
    St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Posts
    20,543
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked 614 Times in 550 Posts

    Re: Admin Login (WinXP-SP2)

    Search the lounge for other threads on non-admin users. Unfortunately, to run as a limited user on XP it is not quite as straight forward as it should be.

    Joe

  6. #5
    Platinum Lounger CWBillow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    Location
    Las Vegas, NV USA
    Posts
    5,630
    Thanks
    53
    Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts

    Re: Admin Login (WinXP-SP2)

    Joe:

    OK... thanks.

    Regards,
    Chuck Billow
    -------------------------------------------------
    "Good judgment comes from experience, and experience - well, that comes from poor judgment."

    ~ A(lan) A(lexander) Milne (1882-1956)- "House at Pooh Corner"

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •