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C:\Users\Administrator ?

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    Windows

    C:\Users\Administrator ?


    Hi!

    I've load up via disc after downloaded the Window 8 software from the internet.

    I reformat the laptop (Window 7) and install the disc to upload.

    Everything seems to be doing what as it is, then I set up the new password.

    Now an inbox appears on the screen showing "Administrator : C:\Windows\system32\cmd.exe" - C:\Users\Administrator ?

    I'm clueless what to do next and I have type in 'HELP' then Enter, there is list of words or codes, none of them seems to work for to go on to desktop ?

    I value your input.

    Thanks.

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    Posts : 828
    Windows 7 x64 Ultimate/Windows 8.1/Linux


    Apologies, I'm not sure I fully understand?

    You've installed Windows 8 and you wanted to change the password for an account. After changing the password you're seeing a command prompt? Perhaps a screenshot of what you're seeing may help.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows


    Thanks for your reply and am sorry that I didn't make it clear.

    No, not new password, I mean filled in the first time password, then I got this message...
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