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Cannot change administrator in user accounts

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    No Kari, it was response to dogpa's "What possible advantage does 8 have? Please do try to convince me, even if it is only so I can get a good laugh".
    We are not M$'s agents or salesmen to convince anybody of anything. I think you explained enough about his "issues" and why they are not that but a normal way it's done.

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  2. #12


    A Finnish ex-pat in Leipzig, Germany
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    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center


    OK, my apologies Mike for misunderstanding your post .
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    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by dogpa View Post

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    What possible advantage does 8 have? Please do try to convince me, even if it is only so I can get a good laugh.


    Anyway, thanks!
    It takes time to learn a new OS.

    Why you want a new folder in Windows is a mystery.

    Try taking ownership.
    I took it on everything.
    No problem making a new folder in Windows folder.---

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