User Account disappeared on boot-up



timomarsh
07-10-2005, 02:28 AM
Thanks Rick, appreciate your time


Rick \Nutcase\ Rogers Wrote:
> Hi timomarsh,
>
> If the original one was the default administrator account, then its
> "disappearance" is normal. The default admin account is hidden once
> regular
> user accounts, and at least one with admin privileges, are established.
> You
> will find that its folders are still located under C:\Documents and
> Settings. As you are using WinXP Pro, at the logon screen hit
> ctrl+alt+delete twice and type in "administrator" and the password to
> access
> the account.
>
> --
> Best of Luck,
>
> Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
> http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
> Associate Expert - WindowsXP Expert Zone
> www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone
> Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
>
> "timomarsh" timomarsh.1qvfpn@pcbanter.net wrote in message
> news:timomarsh.1qvfpn@pcbanter.net...-
>
> Hi,
>
> searched history but can't find anything that relates - please help.
>
> Using XP pro - had two accounts - Guest and a named one.
>
> I then went in and created two further accounts - all with Admin
> rights.
>
> on reboot - the original 'named' account has gone but other three
> remain.
>
> It isn't present in the 'User Accounts' window (via Control panel).
>
> any help would be really appreciated
>
> thanks
>
>
> --
> timomarsh-


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timomarsh


User Account disappeared on boot-up