Cannot create seperate account under "limited"

By odourless
Dec 18, 2005
  1. Hey :bounce: umm if anyone could give me any idea as to why i cant make another account which is limited that would be great, ive got windows xp pro, and when i go to make a new user account, it only lets me make admin accounts, i have recently acquired a new hard drive, but on my other hard drive the same thing happened, and i created two admin accounts (i had no idea wat i was doin) and yep it deleted the first admin account that was on there, so i have kept to the one account on this hard drive, but i wish to make a new account but under the limited type so that i dont lose any information already dl'd onto my admin account... :angel:

    Any suggestions, ideas or solutions , or even a hello would be great

    <OdOuRl3S5> :knock:
  2. spartanslayer

    spartanslayer TS Rookie Posts: 394

    Hello. I think I know your problem. First create a new user account. Make is an Administrator and select to use all your currant files in that system. Then log in to the new place, and try making a new user. It should let you do a limited account.
  3. odourless

    odourless TS Rookie Topic Starter

    cool as, that solved it thanks heaps
  4. spartanslayer

    spartanslayer TS Rookie Posts: 394

    Sure man. Any other problems?
  5. odourless

    odourless TS Rookie Topic Starter

    nope but watch this space, im prone to computer stuff-ups haha
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...