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logging me into a temporary profile

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    Posts : 1
    Windows 8

    logging me into a temporary profile


    Hi admin

    A few days ago my laptop started logging me into a temporary profile, when I log on 2 mine it says preparing windows for a while and then I actually log in and all my setting have been changed and also my files deleted. It says "You can't access your files, and files created in this profile will be deleted when you sign out..and my files have been deleted all of them it shows on the windows 8_OS(C space meter thing. I've tried rebooting and everything but nothing. My admin user account has also been deleted. I've literally tried everything on the internet like even going to the System 32 to select SAM file but it always says the SAM file is in use. Could anyone help me please. My whole life and memories are all on my laptop I have a lenovo G580. Thanks

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,577
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello tqubeka, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    You might see if the tutorial below may be able to help with your temporary profile error.

    https://www.eightforums.com/tutorials...ofile-fix.html
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logging me into a temporary profile
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