Password question xp home

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 15:46 03 Apr 2004
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Just a little question was at my mates last nite
and he forgot his logon password so he swithced on/off pc a few times so he got the black screen at boot saying windows didnt start etc and he started in safe mode changed the password and rebooted problem solved,My question how can you stop somone doing this on any system?


Regards.

  bremner 16:26 03 Apr 2004

He must have logged is as Administrator with no password.

To prevent this give the Administrator Account a password.

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 16:31 03 Apr 2004

How do you do that? like on my sytem i am admin but only shows my account in users although it does say im admin, in safe mode i get 2 logons to choose from my name and admin.Do i need to do it from safe mode? for the admin account.



Regards.

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 16:39 03 Apr 2004

And does it still ask for the password in safe mode log on?


Regards.

  bremner 17:24 03 Apr 2004

click here for instructions

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