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  1.    05 Sep 2015 #11
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    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.    05 Sep 2015 #12
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    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.    05 Sep 2015 #13
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    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.    05 Sep 2015 #14
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    the correct command is: net user administrator /active:yes
    net user administrator /active:no
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  5.    05 Sep 2015 #15
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  6.    05 Sep 2015 #16
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    Ok Old Mike 65 .... Thanks... If I activate it will it stay activated till I deactivate it...
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  7.    05 Sep 2015 #17
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    Quote Originally Posted by Raner 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.    05 Sep 2015 #18
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    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.    05 Sep 2015 #19
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    Be careful with that power.
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  10.    05 Sep 2015 #20
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    I editing my post above when you were typing... Mike...
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