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Old 04-06-2013, 07:56 PM   #1
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Default 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?

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Old 04-06-2013, 11:59 PM   #2
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Tried restarting? I've changed account names and such before and some stuff would not change until I restarted.

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Old 04-07-2013, 12:01 AM   #3
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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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