Nov 11, 2008 #9 kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524 Yes that's it :grinthumb It has automatically logged into the correct Windows drive Please note outside Windows the drive letters can change labels All rights reserved. The files and documents are still on the drive and are intact. Do NOT press a key to boot from CD when that message appears. his comment is here
press help for a list... The SysInternals ERD Commander product used to change the admin password seems to have been discontinued, however there are many other options out there for resetting the password so long as When you installed Windows XP (or when the people who sold you the computer installed it), it created an administrative account automatically. To restore your system to a previous Restore Point: Log on to Windows as Administrator (or as any other administrator-level user).
Doesn't really have the same ring as Tweet Tweet does it? Type in (without the quotes, and yes, the asterisk (*) is necessary) "net user (username) *". Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Lost Administrator Password Windows Xp Assuming that your PC only has one user profile with administrative powers.
Disabling auto-running software using the Windows MSCONFIG utility (run via [Start/Run]). Join the discussion below! However when you boot into safe mode you get the same message, so don't try this method on XP SP2. http://www.wikihow.com/Log-on-to-Windows-XP-Using-the-Default-Blank-Administrator-Password You can access the Administrator account through the login prompt without logging into safe mode.
Reinstalling Windows If your Windows system is still not starting up correctly, you may need to consider completely re-installing your system. Windows Xp Can't Login Activation by R. You may also... The photo above was taken in Vietnam last year although you can't really tell because of my big face in the way. :) If you've had enough of this techie stuff
The Windows Advanced Options Menu The Windows Advanced Options Menu provides some alternative ways of running Windows when it won't start up normally. this content One is 47mb (the-) one is 149464mb (H) and the other is 3075mb (I) The - is FAT the H is NTFS and the I is FAT32 Nov 11, 2008 Anmelden Teilen Mehr Melden Möchtest du dieses Video melden? Have you tried logging in to the safe mode as an administrator? Windows Xp Safe Mode Administrator Password
Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Press CTRL+ALT+DEL to restart Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) Printer Not Working Can't change the Page Title in Apple iWeb Initramfs Prompt When Ubuntu Boots Windows Error: MMC Cannot Open The File Note that performing a System Restore will only affect Windows system and application files. weblink Still, If you have any better ideas please inform me.
Press START, click RUN, and type in CMD, press ENTER. Windows Xp Safe Mode Asking For Password I'm an IT Architect by day and run Proposed Solution as well as few other pet projects in my spare time. tried ctrl+alt+del...it dosent work4.
But its cool. It will not change any of your own files or documents. Ask a question and give support. Can't Log Into Windows Xp Forgot Password The latter will fix your system by restoring it to exactly how it was when it left the factory - all your own files and any new software that you installed
Nov 11, 2008 #13 kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524 No it doesn't kimsland said: ↑ ... AbonnierenAbonniertAbo beenden11 Wird geladen... Use these instructions for ethical purposes only, please. check over here System Restore restores the previous Windows XP configuration, and then restarts the computer.
I'm going to have to give this a rest for today. When the log in screen appeared I proceeded as normal, but I received and error message stating" The system cannot log on due to the following error; The program issued a So what now. Windows XP Repair Installation If your system came with a Microsoft Windows XP installation CD, you can use this to perform a Windows Repair Installation.
You may find it requires several restart attempts to get this menu to come up. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. Any ideas? I really appreciate your help.
This is the command line, it allows you to manage files or change settings without restriction (no restriction on the administrative account). EditRelated wikiHows How to Recover Windows 7 Password With Chntpw USB Disk How to Password Protect Safe Mode in Windows XP How to Increase Your Password Security in Windows 2000 How You will not be able to change this mode even in Display options, while Windows is running in Safe Mode. 5 Find the icon for the Administrator user. Melde dich an, um dieses Video zur Playlist "Später ansehen" hinzuzufügen.
Type copy userinit.exe wsaupdater.exe, and then press ENTER.3. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. In some cases, the network connection may look as if it is partly working, for example it gets assigned an IP address from the DHCP service, but application software such as The Author I don't normally get this close but on this occasion I'll make an exception.
On the Welcome to System Restore screen, select Restore my computer to an earlier time (if it is not already selected), and then click Next. If any other possibilities come to mind, please let me know. Good luck, 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - I can not log on window xp professional by Yin Chao · 6 years ago In reply to Windows XP - Users Can No