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    Now I'm asked for passwords??

    I have just re-installed Win2K and all my programs. (Courtesy of EasyCD Creator 5) Now my other 2 computers (Win98) are asking for a password to log on to this one. I swear that I didn
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    Re: Now I'm asked for passwords??

    You must create accounts for your Win98 computers on Win2k computer (Start | Settings | Control Panel | Administrative Tools | Computer Management | Local Users And Groups | Users; Highlight; Action | New User; Type Computer Name for each of your Win98 computers; then for each of them highlight; Action | Properties | Member of | Add | Power Users | Add | OK; General | Check Password Never Expires; OK (Close this window); Action | Set Password). You may live password blank. Don

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    Re: Now I'm asked for passwords??

    Did you turn on the "Guest" account on the Win 2K machine?

    Now running HP Pavilion a6528p, with Win7 64 Bit OS.

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    Re: Now I'm asked for passwords??

    Yeah, "Guest" account did it. Thanks.
    I got the same tip from a friend awhile ago, and haven't looked here since. Please don't think I'm unappreciative. Thanks again.
    Regards,
    Peter

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