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Move settings from one account to another.

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    Move settings from one account to another.

    Hi there.

    I've installed Windows 8 Pro x64 and created an accout. Although this is an administrator account, the system is always asking for permissions.

    If I do WIN+R and type cmd and in the command prompt window type defrag c: /X I get a message saying that I don't have the privileges. I have to search for cmd, right click and choose Run as administrator.

    I've enabled the built in administrator account and now, all apps run as administrator.

    I've renamed my Administrator account to some other name.

    This is my question.

    Is it possible to copy definitions (like start screen) from the original user to the administrator?



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    No one?
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  3. #3

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    Yeah, I've been looking for an answer to this question all over the place and nobody seems to know. Surely it can't be that uncommon.
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