Adminstrator Privileges

By Torngat
Oct 20, 2007
  1. I inadvertantly deleted the main user name from Windows and now it won't allow me to install programs, etc. The remaining user account won't allow me to install programs, etc to my computer.
    Anytime I try to make changes it indicates that I have to log in as Administrator.
    How can I bypass the Administrator account which does not show on my user account.
  2. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,964   +355

    I'm not sure if this will work but try System Restore to get your account back.

    If that doesn't work, you could try creating another administrator account. Once again, I don't know it this will work since I've never deleted my main user account but it's worth a look.
  3. Torngat

    Torngat TS Rookie Topic Starter

    No it doesn't work. It won't allow me to restore.
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