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vmx1987 04-06-2013 08:56 PM

windows xp problem
 
hey guys,

My friend at work gave me this computer with windows xp SP3 that I'm trying to "clean". I changed the user account to mine and made myself as administrator. But when I open my documents I notice that in the address bar field it says

c:\document and setting\owner.YOUR F31230sf

as an initial fix I went to the registry and changed the registered owner to my name but the line above still shows.

any fix?

Legodude522 04-07-2013 12:59 AM

Re: windows xp problem
 
Tried restarting? I've changed account names and such before and some stuff would not change until I restarted.

BK_123 04-07-2013 01:01 AM

Re: windows xp problem
 
As Legodude just said there are some things that your change and Windows won't make that change until you restart your computer.


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