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  1. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 401
    Windows 10 Pro
       05 Sep 2015 #11

    By the way, if you ever need the "real" admin account (some folders can only be accessed by that account) you open cmd (with admin. privileges) and enter user Administrator /active:yes.

    To deactivate it again the command is user Administrator /active:no.
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  2. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 20,938
    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       05 Sep 2015 #12

    Just tried that command....does not work.
    C:\WINDOWS\system32>user Administrator /active:yes

    'user' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
    operable program or batch file.

    replaced "user" with my accounts name, same result
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  3. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 52
    Windows 10 Pro 64Bit
       05 Sep 2015 #13

    Ok Altae .... Thanks... If I activate it will it stay activated till I deactivate it... Because if it does stay activated I'll leave it on forever...
    I'm the only one that uses this PC...
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  4. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 20,938
    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       05 Sep 2015 #14

    the correct command is: net user administrator /active:yes
    net user administrator /active:no
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 20,938
    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       05 Sep 2015 #15
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  6. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 52
    Windows 10 Pro 64Bit
       05 Sep 2015 #16

    Ok Old Mike 65 .... Thanks... If I activate it will it stay activated till I deactivate it...
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  7. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 20,938
    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       05 Sep 2015 #17

    Raner said: View Post
    Ok Old Mike 65 .... Thanks... If I activate it will it stay activated till I deactivate it...
    Yup, looks that way......you got a few choices on how to activate that command
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  8. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 52
    Windows 10 Pro 64Bit
       05 Sep 2015 #18

    Thanks Mike 65... I just activated it... I restarted computer and went to some files I did not have access too before and they opened up like a cold can of beer...LOL...
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  9. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 20,938
    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       05 Sep 2015 #19

    Be careful with that power.
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  10. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 52
    Windows 10 Pro 64Bit
       05 Sep 2015 #20

    I editing my post above when you were typing... Mike...
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