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Disabling administrator account in windows 7.


Arnold72
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Hi.

Currently on my laptop i have a standard user account which i use all the time and there is also the administrator account.Could anybody please tell me how i can disable the admin account please.?

Upon browsing the internet ive used the elevated command prompt command "net user administrator /active:no."

But upon reboot i notice the administrator icon is still there at the log on screen.

Basically what i want to do is just have my standard user account running and the admin account disabled.

Any help please.?

Thanks.

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No, you should not disable the administrator account. At some future point, you may run into a situation where that account is really needed (like a catastrophe).

Just continue to login with the standard user account, especially when you will be on the internet.

There's an old saying,

If it ain't broke, don't try to fix it.
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You appear to be trying a lot of things on your own that likely you need to learn more about.

I'd suggest doing some deeper reading at http://computerhaven.com/forum/

and on the Microsoft answers forum http://answers.micro...s_7-performance

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