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My computer for some reason does not recognize me as an administator. There is only one user account on this computer. I am trying to reconnect my network laptop and desktop. I can access my laptop from my desktop but not my desktop from my laptop. From my staert menu there is no option to activate control panel and I can not do system restore either. Help please
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Items in blue which are underlined are clickable to give more information about the process

Click start then run, type prefetch then press enter, click edit then select all, right click any file then click delete, confirm delete

Click start, all programmes, accessories, system tools to run disc clean up

Click start, all programmes, accessories, system tools to run disc defragmenter

Click start then run, type sfc /scannow then press enter, you need the XP CD and Windows File Protection will show a blue onscreen progress bar, when the bar goes, reboot

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