Windows 10: Deleted admin account and now have no permission to do anything!!!!!

  1.    29 Feb 2016 #1

    Deleted admin account and now have no permission to do anything!!!!!


    Hello,

    My girlfriend set up an admin account to block certain websites from me. I idiotically deleted that admin account. Now I am unable to do literally anything without permission from a nonexistent account. Every time I try to run ANYTHING, it grays out the "yes" option and tells me I need to enter the administrator password. I can't even run the command prompt as an admin. When I try to do the "net user administrator /active:no" command, it gives me a system 5 error. I can't restore to a time before she ever made the admin account because it needs permission. I can't reinstall Windows because to run the tool to make a bootable USB, I need permission. And there is NO ACCOUNT to get permission from anymore. I have no idea what to do. Someone please, please help me.

    Thank you.
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  2. Posts : 2,393
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1703 Build 15063.413
       29 Feb 2016 #2

    Hello petitejete,

    You will find many threads where this problem has occurred. The only way you can resolve this is to activate the hidden Administrator account and use it to create a new admin account on your system. This will then give you back the ability you had before. The only way you can do this is to run Option 4 in the following tutorial. You will need to use the Microsoft Tech Bench rather than the Media Creation Tool to download a Windows ISO that matches your current W10 version.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
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