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need help sos windows xp problem/lost admin.account

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my husband deleted old files of the pc as we got it and on exident he deleted the administrator account we have no cd for windows xp it was on already when we bougt the pc and now we dont know how to fix it since we are no admin.we cand do nothing so our question is ; what now? how do i make a admin. acc. without the cd? :)
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Hello vjnny40...

Have you tried booting into the Safe Mode Administrator account and giving your regular accounts administrative permissions?

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Bring up your log in screen and press CTRL/ALT/DEL twice consecutively. That should bring up your administrative log in screen. Leave the password blank and press enter. If no one has changed the default administrative account password, you should be in business.

The account is most likely hidden from view. XP will not let you delete the only remaining administrative account. It's a built in safe guard.
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