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How to restore my Administrator status

  1. #1


    Gurgaon
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    How to restore my Administrator status


    I used to be the Administrator of my Windiws 8.1 Laptop. While trying to bypass Startup password I messed up and now the Administrator is HomeGroupUser$ and I am reduced to a mere Guest. As a Guest I can't revert to becoming the Administrator again.

    Please help me to regain my earlier status as Administrator.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    You will have to sign-in with the local admin account to change yours back again.

    https://4sysops.com/archives/offline...rator-account/
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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