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compmgt console do not show local users and group snap in.

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    Posts : 3
    windows 8.1,windows 7,windows xp

    compmgt console do not show local users and group snap in.


    my computer management do not shows local user and group snap-in in windows 8.1, how to enable it,sometime before it was enabled in it,but when i again see it,it is not there,plzz tell me how to fix this problem.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,576
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Ketan, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    Local Users and Groups is only available in the Pro and Enterprise editions of Windows 8/8.1.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 3
    windows 8.1,windows 7,windows xp


    hey! Brink Im using win 8.1 pro x64 bit
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    Posts : 22,576
    64-bit Windows 10


    Are you able to open Local Users and Groups using an option in the tutorial below instead?

    Local Users and Groups Manager - Open - Windows 7 Help Forums
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    Posts : 3
    windows 8.1,windows 7,windows xp


    no!!
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  6. #6


    Posts : 22,576
    64-bit Windows 10


    Are you sure that you have Windows 8.1 Pro installed and not just Windows 8.1?

    Double check using the tutorial below to see if it shows as Windows 8.1 Pro.

    System Information - View About your Windows 8 PC
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compmgt console do not show local users and group snap in.
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