coputer administrater

  Teaboy 17:19 13 Feb 2004
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I'm new to xp. can anyone clear a point twix I and she. Is it possible to have more than one computer administrater on a single computer running xp home?
thanks.

  MESH Support 17:36 13 Feb 2004

Yes you can.

You can create many users who will be either Limited users or Adminstrators.

In CONTROL PANEL (click START, then CONTROL PANEL) you have the option to create new users. If you use the wizard you are asked wht type you wish to create. With existing users, you have the option to change the account type.

Davey

Mesh Support

  Teaboy 10:49 14 Feb 2004

Many thanks-you have made she happy

  wags 12:47 14 Feb 2004

Nice to see Mesh getting involved in non-consumer-problem -related matters on this forum. good on yer !

  Jester2K 14:14 14 Feb 2004

However there is only ONE true Administrator account.

Its only available from Safe Mode and is more powerful than the Computer Administrator account.

So you have

Administrator (only 1), Computer Administrator (Many) and User accounts (Many).

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