New Account appeared - do I need it?

  [DELETED] 12:07 29 Oct 2004

After installing the .net framework from the MS site, and rebooting, I was confronted by the welcome screen showing my account, which I had to click on to start Windows. As I don't usually have to do this, I checked in the User Accounts in control panel and found a new user account as follows

ASP.NET MachineA...

Limited Account

Password Protected

Can someone help with an explanation of what it is, do I need it, should I delete it, can I delete it if it is password protected, as I don't know what the password is. I am the computer administrator. Thanks

  Gongoozler 12:18 29 Oct 2004

ASP.NET is a web development tool click here, and if you don't want it, it is quite safe to delete the account click here.

  [DELETED] 12:23 29 Oct 2004

Thanks mate, that's all I needed to know, out it will go!

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