I had the same problem and after praying a lot, I decided to use my Microsoft password and was successful. Do let us know your thoughts in the comments below. My only option for logging in is the domain admin account, but the pc doesn't recognize the password for it. Jim, I thought that since the local user account that I initially established when configuring the pc for the first time allowed me to install software, it did have admin rights over the pc. The built-in Administrator account has a lot of privileges to make changes on computer, such as change security settings, install software, access all files on the computer, and make changes to other user accounts.
Regards Wh0pper28 You're most welcome. When goes to the logon screen normally, click on Ease of access, and select On-Screen Keyboard, then you will find the Command Prompt screen opens. Type the desired password and again when you are asked to type it a second time for confirmation. Do either of those and you will be able to get in without having to wipe the machine and lose your installations. Note in the properties information-It says the password was last set in 2010 which is probably when the computer was built with Windows 7.
You can fix the issue by migrating the Standard User Profile into to the Administrator profile. Ive tried everything, i even found the hidden admin account, but once i loaded up with the hidden admin account expecting to finally have full permission, I found that access was denied even to the hidden admin account. Just click on the administrator username and enter the password to login as administrator in your Windows 10 computer. In this case, how can you enable the hidden administrator account in Windows 10? I did that in Win 7, Win 8 and Win 8. Keep us posted if you require further assistance. You can enable this feature with the following steps. My problem is i made an extra account for my brother and i found out that i had two accoutønts already so i deleted one of the accounts called patri but then i deleted my main account not knowing it was called patri and now i cant get administrator thingy so i cant get my account back the files if the account is still there tho I have the same problem.
Once Powershell opens you can type cmd. I really need that Admin. Fortunately, there is a simple trick that allows you to log in under a local account. It is people like you that keep me employed. To promote any user as an administrator follow these steps. What is going on that I can no longer type in the command box? Now , administrator account is not showing in switch user.
From the left pane, click on Family and others tab. Or is that not possible? You can enable that account with a couple quick commands, but think twice before you do it. You may also need to reactivate some of them, so make sure to have the product key ready just in case. In Windows 7 we were able to sign in to the computer from a local admin account. If the built-in Administrator account is enabled and keep using for a time, a password is necessary to set on it to prevent unauthorized people to get into your computer. Is it possible for this hidden admin account to help and how? Plug the created previously for this account into your computer.
What many of us want is a simple Windows without all the bells and whistles that make for trouble. Generally if it is because of administrator password forgot, it would be no problem to sign in Windows 10 with Microsoft account instead. Way 3: From Local Users and Groups To enable Administrator account in Windows 10 from Local Users and Groups: 1. Now you would notice that the local user account has been changed to Administrator from the standard account. Woah, thanks for such a quick response! After running the command above successfully, eject the setup disk, and then restart computer with the command: shutdown -r-t 00. And if I run control panel as admin with my local account, them I'm back where I started.
If you like our content, and would like to help, please consider making a contribution: Where you normally enter your password when you start the computer, there should be a list of users on the bottom left. Windows 10 creates two additional user accounts automatically which are both inactive by default. Select it and sign in. Just happened to me too. Hi, You could check the link below about how to reset a Microsoft account password connected account.
Is this something that can be fixed without erasing all my files and programs? Just enabling the administrator account from the command line did not work because it only affects the active winpe session , but loading the registry hive on the C drive and editing it as per the instructions did work. This was a Windows 10 download upgrade and I had no idea it updated when it did. Some legitimate applications require a full administrator access token elevated to perform their functions or tasks. In some cases, you may need to reinstall some apps due to the fact some programs can only be installed per account, not per computer. When I type a password the password does not appear. I am not able do anything with standard user, asking Admin permission even install Crome.
Connect the setup disk or Windows 10 recovery disk to your computer. This is the same account you should be using for different other purposes like checking your email. When I go to my domain account and try it there, it finds my domain account, but tells me that I don't have persmission to do that. It is not possible to activate the default Administrator account on Windows 10 devices using the account related options found in the Settings application as default accounts are not listed there. Step 4: Now, double-click on the Administrator entry in the middle pane to open its properties dialog.