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Q: windows login problem and save mode problem

Hello,
I have since a cupple of days the following problems with my computer:

When i boot it up and the windows password shreen comes, i cant log in because the part of the logon screen with the username, password field, password hint etc. is missing.... here a screen shot of it (yea, its in german...guesse were I am from!):



So I logged in by pressing ctr+alt+delete twice. I used the username that was in the loginbox and since I don't even have a windows password (!), I just lett the passwordfield free and I could log in without problems. later I noticed that the account I loged in to has not admin rights but is only an visitor account. Unfortunately I dont remember what my login name is since you dont have to type it in on regular bases in windows xp.

After that I tried to boot up the computer in safe moode to get to the account "administrator" which is without password. But my safemoode seems not to be working too! I just used it several days ago and everything was ok. But now, when i boot it up in safemoode the computer turns itself of right before the loogin schreen comes!


I did several things with my computer right before I had these problems that could in my oppinion possibly have something to do with my problems.
I addded a password to my useraccount but i made up my minde and deleted it right away again.
I also did some work with the regestry, but I dont realy think that that schould have anything to do with my problems since I was very carefull and the only thing I actually changed was adding the following key to the regestry (for autostart) and deleting it later again.


Code:
REGEDIT4

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run]
"systemStart"="c:\\test.bat"
I dont think that I accidently messed up anything else in the regestry!



Thank you very much for your help!
Tobias

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A: windows login problem and save mode problem

Hello, sry for the double post but I think its clearer like this than if I would etit the first post.
I just solved my problem on my own, here what I did, for the case that somebody has a simmilar problem or is just interested.

I just gave it another shot to get into the save moode and this time it surprisingly worked. I logged into to the account "administrator". Than I whent to Start/ Run and whent to "control userpasswords2". My username was in the group "debugger users" instead of "administrators". I changed this and now everything is normal again!


I am still wondering how this happend and why i could not enter the savemoode (and why it probably worked again)..... if anybody has ideas, i would be interested!

Tobias

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Hi!

If my computer have been on for a while (a few hours) and I go away, it doesn?t go into power save mode. But if I restart it works fine.

I have Windows 7. It?s fully updated.

Are there maybe some programs that keep the computer awake?

A:Power save mode problem in Windows 7

no one?

Let me know if you want more information about my system specs.

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Hi all,

I have ran into the strangest problem while completing a fresh install of Windows 7. I had previously had Vista ultimate 64bit installed but decided to install Windows 7. The first time I did the install I decided NOT to format the vista partition, but to rather just install over it. I was using Windows 7 for about a month when I decided to get rid of all the Windows.old files (vista install) and do a fresh format.

I entered the Windows 7 install, FORMATTED the old partition which had the previous installation on it and chose a clean install. The whole process was slow but it ended up installing fine until the first reboot came around. The windows 7 logo came up but then the screen just displayed with " Power save mode on" and the green light on my monitor turned orange and it hasn't gotten further since.

I have tried to format and do the install again but it gets to the same point, the installation seems to be fine until the first reboot where the screen goes into power save mode after the windows 7 logo is displayed.. This seems strange as the ISO I used to do my initial install worked fine, but on a fresh install after format it wont work. I tried to boot into safe mode but it says it cannot load safe mode without the installation being complete.

Anyone ran into the same problem? Thanks in advance.

A:Windows 7 clean install problem "Power save mode"

Quote:
I have ran into the strangest problem while completing a fresh install of Windows 7. I had previously had Vista ultimate 64bit installed but decided to install Windows 7. The first time I did the install I decided NOT to format the vista partition, but to rather just install over it. I was using Windows 7 for about a month when I decided to get rid of all the Windows.old files (vista install) and do a fresh format.


to start with all you had to do was open my computer -> check properties of C:\ -> click cleanup -> advanced -> and clean prior installs of old windows versions. (it is in the manual).

Power save mode: are you using a LAPTOP? If yes, make sure the AC Adapter is plugged in. (that is in the manual also.)





Quote:
I have tried to format and do the install again


tried to format? exactly what do you mean I tried? what did you format to: fat16, fat32 or NTFS? what format command did you use.? what version of Win 7 are you trying to install?
fill in your complete system specs. all the info you can give will really assist.

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my computer won't boot and it only display power save mode on the monitor..
my mouse , monitor and webcam has power but my keyboard don't..

what could be the problem? i tried using other monitor and it didn't work either.. still no light on keyboard..

pls help me.. tnx
 

A:Power save mode problem

Perhaps your hard drive has failed or is failing... or a memory module has died. Tell us more about the age of hard drive, general configuration of hardware, OS, etc.
 

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I usually Logoff instead of Shutting down my computer at the end of the day. Upon Bootup I first get an Information screen which reads:

"Monitor is in Power Save Mode
Activate Using PC"

Normally, all I have to do is to hit the Enter key or Space Bar and the bootup commences. Lately, however, nothing happens when I hit either of those keys and in order to achieve a bootup I have to turn off the computer and start from the beginning just as if I had shut it down initially. Any ideas as to what has happened and suggestions for overcoming the problem?
 

A:Monitor Power Save Mode Problem

I believe the message is from your monitor not your computer. Are you sure it is actually running? Have you tried putting a CD in and see if the HDD light flashes? If teh system is alive, the monitor is asleep and you haven't disabled auto insert notification the drive light should flash as it starts the autorun app on the CD.
Be sure and try a CD that launches by itself.
 

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I usually Logoff instead of Shutting down my computer at the end of the day. Upon Bootup I first get an Information screen which reads:

"Monitor is in Power Save Mode
Activate Using PC"

Normally, all I have to do is to hit the Enter key or Space Bar and the bootup commences. Lately, however, nothing happens when I hit either of those keys and in order to achieve a bootup I have to turn off the computer and start from the beginning just as if I had shut it down initially. Any ideas as to what has happened and suggestions for overcoming the problem?
 

A:Monitor Power Save Mode Problem

I believe the message is from your monitor not your computer. Are you sure it is actually running? Have you tried putting a CD in and see if the HDD light flashes? If teh system is alive, the monitor is asleep and you haven't disabled auto insert notification the drive light should flash as it starts the autorun app on the CD.
Be sure and try a CD that launches by itself.
 

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Hey i have dell Inspiron 560s and i am having this problem.
As soon as i start gaming my computer screen goes to black in 2-3 minutes and give a message saying entering power save mode....
I have tried to solve it by :-
1. Updating Bios
2. Updating graphic card's driver
3. Cleaning my CPU(dust etc..)
4. Re-plugging all the cords of my pc
My computer is out of warranty ..
wat should i do??
pls help!!!

A:Entering power save mode problem...Pls Help

Hi Himanshu_India,
To prevent this from happening follow the below steps:

Click Start button, click Control Panel, click System and Security, and then click Power Options.
On the Select a power plan page, click Change plan settings for the plan that you want to change.
On the Change settings for the plan page, click Change advanced power settings.
On the Advance settings tab, expand Sleep, expand Allow Hybrid Sleep, and choose OFF.
On the Advanced settings tab, expand Sleep, expand Allow wake timers, choose Disable for both when your computer is running on battery and when it's plugged in, and then click OK.
On the Advanced settings tab, expand USB settings, under USB settings expand USB selective suspend settings, choose Disable.
Click Apply and then OK to save the changes.

Check if the above steps work and reply.

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I'm currently having a issue saving the user name and password in XP Mode. I have connected the XP Mode to my domain and set up a new user therefore i can some resources from the network. But for some reason when i restart the computer it i have to put the
user name and password in every time. This is really frustrating especially when i don't fully into XP Mode and just use one application.
Has anyone come across this issue and what can i do to get this resolved. 

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I'm not sure if this is hardware or operating system, so any help would be appreciated. Here's my problem:
We've written an application that lives on the tablet PC that is basically a timeclock for hourly employees. The timeclock has been running just fine for a week now, and all of a sudden, it's decided to standby or hibernate after 30 minutes. How can the tablet change it's settings like that? Any help on where I can look for an answer would be greatly appreciated!!!!!

Thanks!
 

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I currently have a Nvidia Geforce 9500 GT Graphics card. Operating System is Windows XP

There has been problems with it lately. My monitor has been going to save power mode, and not waking up.
I've searcher around [found 1 topic about it here, didn't find result] and its annoying me.

I've done test to see if it was monitor [had 2 monitors. 2nd monitor failed.]
i've taken out my graphics card and used my intergraded one [Intel(R) 82865G Graphics Controller]

both passed... so i am assuming its my graphics card.

I've tried "windows + u + u" and it didn't shut off my computer. [mouse movement and keyboard press didn't work either].

Any Suggestions that can help me solve this?

[Extra info]
Operating System: Windows XP
Processor: Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU 2.53GHz
Display Adapters: Intel(R) 82865G Graphics Controller
--------------- : NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT

Any Suggestions.
 

A:graphic card problem - Save power mode

"I've done test to see if it was monitor [had 2 monitors. 2nd monitor failed.]
i've taken out my graphics card and used my intergraded one [Intel(R) 82865G Graphics Controller]

both passed... so i am assuming its my graphics card."

welcome, but

 

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About 2 weeks back my current desktop randomly shuts into Power Save mode and cannot be brought back. As far as I know there was no major software installation or changes in the computer. The power save mode seems to come on almost randomly. I can be working on it anywhere from 30 minutes to 2 hours before it kicks in The only way to get the computer back is to hold down the power switch and wait for it to shut down - then boot back up. This rig is a year old now and I'm hoping I can fix it soon with your help.

Here is my current set up:
Windows XP SP2
AMD Anthlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5000+ 2.61 GHz
1x2GB Mushkin DDR2 SDRAM 800 (PC2 6400)
Gigabyte GA-M61PME-S2 AM2 NVIDIA GeForce 6100 / nForce 430 Micro ATX AMD Motherboard
BFG Nvidia GeForce 9400 GT
COOLER MASTER eXtreme 500W ATX12V V2.01 Power Supply

Here are somethings I have tried with no luck:
Shutting off all forms of power save mode in control panel
Updated videocard drivers/windows/etc
Rediculous amounts of virus scans with no luck
New battery for motherboard
Switch the RAM slots and reseated the videocard/Dusted the entire case
Checked that all fans are operating.

I don't think its a monitor issue as I have a dual screen setup and both shut off.

I opened up the case and put a large box fan blowing directly into it. Maybe it's my imagination but it seems to last longer on (but still cuts off). Which leads me to think an overheating issue. Though, after it goes into power save mode I have touched around a... Read more

A:Power save mode? Help me find the source of the problem!

I'm beginning to think it's the power supply failing, but can't be sure. Would this power save stuff happen if the PSU was crapping out? Anyone had any experience?
 

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The clients PC is a Packard Bell desktop. There are two users setup to login to Windows XP Media Center.The problem is that no-one can login. When logging in to the machine the desktop image is displayed for less than a second before the 'Logging off ...' message comes up and we are back to the login screen.The same happens in 'Safe Mode' logging in as any user OR Administrator.After the first login attempt after turning the machine on there is an ochre coloured box which appears in the bottom right of the logon screen. This box is headed up 'Log on Authentication' with a yellow padlock to the left. Below that is 'Please authenticate the user that you wish to log onto the system'. Below this message is a key on the left and 'Cancel' on the right.The only thing I can see to do is to reformat BUT before I do is there anything else that might help if I attach the hard disk to one of my own machines?

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After running a full system scan of Norton-Anti Virus 2004, I got rid of 505 adware,virus, and stuff but many of the remaining adware had to be deleted manually. So I followed the given Norton Anti Virus instructions to get into Safe Mode in Windows XP home edition... this is exactly what I did.
*note - this is my first time ever going into Safe Mode

I went to Start - Run - typed in "msconfig" then clicked Ok.
I checked the " /SAFEBOOT" option and clicked Ok.
The prompt began and it restarted my computer in Safe Mode once I click Ok.
- Now Here's my problem -

My computer started up in Safe Mode correctly and got to light blue login screen, where you choose one of your accounts - I had 2 accounts to choose from, one called Administrative account and another account with a name I created.

I clicked on the Administrative account and it said " saving settings" then after it finishe nothing happend. no password entry box appeared and so I remained on the light blue Safe Mode login account screen. The same thing happend with my the created account as well. I'm stuck on the login screen on Safe Mode which means even If I turn the computer off and back on I'll still remain stuck at the login screen.

==========Does anyone know a way to fix this problem?

I do know how to get my computer back to its normal mode of restarting but I can't since I'm stuck at the Safe Mode light blue login account screen. However, I don'... Read more

A:Safe Mode Login screen problem

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Hi,

I got win 7 home premium 64 bit on an i3 laptop. My system worked fine until today morning.

The problem is this;
When I boot the system in normal mode, I get to the part where I need to enter my password to login. Once i do that, all I get is a black screen with the mouse pointer that moves about normally. I've waited for the normal desktop environment to appear (ie icons and taskbar) but this doesn't happen (btw, my desktop background color is always black).
The system boots perfectly in safe mode.

Yesterday was the first time in over a year I used utorrent. I used to get the BSOD when I used to use it. I couldn't rectify the problem and hence had stopped using it. It worked fine yesterday though.

Any idea whats happening and how I could fix the problem?

A:Windows doesn't login properly in normal mode but fine in safe mode

I've tried running SFC /SCANNOW a couple of times but I keep getting a message that there may be corrupted files. I also created the sfcdetails.txt file.
Going to try the system restore option now

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Hi,
I have a Sony VGN-FW139E with window vista. When my computer tried to boot into Windows, it just hangs on window vista loading screen.
If I selected Safe mode or Safe mode with Networking, I got this message.

Loaded: \windows\system32\drivers\crdisk.sys
Please wait?
Then it did not get any further. Is there any solution to fix this problem? Thx..

A:Problem can't boot into eithre normal Windows mode or safe mode

See if selecting Last Known Good Configuration helps.

If that doesn't work then try this Repair Install For Vista - Vista Forums

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Every time I program crash or somethings goes wrong,windows creates a error report which is supposed to be sended to Microsoft for a solution.
Most of the time(if not all of the time),when I program crash,I was expecting it to crash or I know the reason or I'm trying something multiple times that makes a program crash every time.
For every crash,windows saves new report again and again to no end.

One other example is that I have the drivers installed for my build in video card but the card is disabled and windows saves report every single time I start the pc that a service related to the igpu stopped working(obviously because the card is disabled)

I just want to see the report once,when the dialog appear when I program crash,not keep constantly growing collection or error reports that is writing them to my ssd.

A:Is there is a way to make windows to not save the problem reports

  
Quote: Originally Posted by vsub


Every time I program crash or somethings goes wrong,windows creates a error report which is supposed to be sended to Microsoft for a solution.
Most of the time(if not all of the time),when I program crash,I was expecting it to crash or I know the reason or I'm trying something multiple times that makes a program crash every time.
For every crash,windows saves new report again and again to no end.

One other example is that I have the drivers installed for my build in video card but the card is disabled and windows saves report every single time I start the pc that a service related to the igpu stopped working(obviously because the card is disabled)

I just want to see the report once,when the dialog appear when I program crash,not keep constantly growing collection or error reports that is writing them to my ssd.


You can type services into the search bar of you star menu and disable the actual service as such, but be aware that doing so will not allow for the experts here to decipher an error log should a problem need fixing FYI

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Win 7 and latest Movie Mkr installed. First movie had 4 photos and several title slides. Finalizes correctly and media player opens and plays video correctly, but screen is blank during playback.
 

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I have no idea if it is the same problem. First of all I am using a wireless router, I have a internal wireless thing on my laptop. And I am able to connect and all but when i went to ebay.com and tried to log in, It leads to me a page as if I am not online. So I am wondering if it is my router settings or my laptop that makes it like that. Thank you for your help.
 

A:Help with Internet problem. Downloading problem / login problem.

This problem doesn't seem limited to Websites, I can't sign in on MSN too. Or login to anything. I am using a airlink router Model AR315W. So if anyone can help, please do. Thanks.
 

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Hello!

I've been using Windows for years now, and this is the first time I'm having some serious problems!


OK, so every time I boot up my laptop, and log in to my one and only account, it says "Welcome" as it's supposed to, but when it should show me my desktop, it only shows a black screen with my cursor(I can move it). No task bar or anything else. The only way I can get it to boot properly is to press the power button -> Sleep mode, then press again to get back to logon screen, enter the password again, then it gets back to the black screen, but now I am able to press ctrl-alt-del to bring the 'panic menu'(That's what I call it anyway :D ) up and select task manager, and now I have to end process 'logon.exe'. Again, back to login screen, enter password and now it boots properly. Although I do get about 20 errors, all of them saying "Failed to update BITMAP ####"

My Windows is 100% genuine. I downloaded my copy of Win7 Home Premium online, though, but the site claimed the copies are genuine, and my friends told me to download from there. The serial is an OEM key, that shipped with my laptop(sticker).

This problem seems pretty fatal, doesn't it? Avast! didn't find any viruses. Also, I don't remember anything questionable... Though you never know what is dangerous...

Thank you in advance!

A:Really, Windows?(problem with login)

Hi can you clarify the source of the download, have you tried sfc /scannow when you do get to your desktop

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Been trying to login in to windows 7 but computer keeps telling me it cant repair automatically and rebooting have tried all f8 boot options to no effect cant do a systems restore as i cant get in to windows can anyone help me pls.When computer is booting up i get a driver window which closes very fast but i think it reads x:windows\systems32\driveload.exe it then auto goes to windows cannot repair window help pls.
 

A:windows login problem

Does this also happen when you try and load straight from your Windows disc? Try booting to your Windows Disc and when it asks what you want to do, it should give you an option to repair the previous windows install.

Please let me know if this helps and I will continue to look into the issue for you.
 

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Dear Friend,

I am using HP - PC with Windows XP Prof OS. It is connected to a Windows 2003 based LAN.

Whenever logged PC standas for a while may be 30 seconds and blue screen problem appears and system hangs. Sysdrive.sys - problem also appears.

Is anyone to help on this?

Thanks and Regards

Bilal

A:Windows XP Login problem

Hi Bilal, The information that you provided is so limited that resolving this problem for you via the forum would be quite impossible. Heres a link that I think might help you.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/822800

But for me to proceed further than this I'm going to have to have you answer some basic questions.

Heres some questions for you to answer that will help me. Just answer them the best you can and if you dont know an answer its ok. If you already answered anything I'm asking in your first post just skip over it.

1). What kind of computer do you have? Laptop? Desktop? Dell, HP, Ect?
2). Whats your level of experience? Novice, intermediate, expert, or dont know squat?
3). What operating system are you using? Xp Home or XP Pro?
4). What antivirus are you using?
5) Please tell us a little about your computer. How old is your computer? Hard drive, processor, ram, Bios ver. Ect.
6). Do you have a Xp disk for this computer?
7). Does your computer have a floppy drive, CD drive, Ect.?
8). Do you have access to another working computer with an internet connection?
and anything else that might help us help you. Remember we are trying to help from a forum so all we have to go on is what you can tell us.

I will continue to monitor this thread throughout the day to see your response. If the link I provided you with helps you to fix this problem please post back and let me know so that I can continue with other problems.

Thank you
Patmark

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Hello!

I'm new here.. would normally do some research and fix things like this myself, but im busy atm and could do with some extra help. ;)

I am on an administrator account with password. Logging in after boot works fine. The problem starts if I switch users or leave the pc and the login screen shows after screensaver. I enter my password but it says incorrect. It obviously has to be something with windows since I have no problem logging in after boot. This to me rules out any keyboard problems or an incorrect password.

Thanks in advance for any help.

Edit: almost forgot.. OS: Windows XP Pro SP2 ..was a fresh install a few weeks ago.

A:Windows login problem

Right click on the desktop, click on properties, then screensaver. In the screensaver settings, uncheck the password box, click on ok & exit.

Log off & then relog on, leave it until the screensaver cuts in. You should then be able to click ok or press enter & it should clear.

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Hi all,
I am using Windows 7 Home Premium Edition , 32-bit, on an HP Compaq nx7400 laptop.
Frequently, after entering my password, the welcome screen comes and it wont go away. This doesnt always happen, for instance it will happen in the morning and later on in the afternoon there's no problem. I have to mention that sometimes when clicking on a file, Windows Explorer crashes. These are the details of the problem as shown by the window that opens up when Explorer crashes:
     Problem signature:
     Problem Event Name:    APPCRASH
     Application Name:    explorer.exe
     Fault Module Name:    EXPLORERFRAME.dll
And when I am able to login, the explorer window opens automatically. I've made a full scan with NOD32, malwarebytes, Kaspersky Rescue disk but the problem still persists.
How can I fix this?
 

A:windows 7 login problem

If I had an intermittent login problem...my first guess would be damaged profile.
 
Louis

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i have windows vista and i have the problem that i cant play and its always showing the login windows whitch its written "Abracadabra" and all the others, it didn't happened to me when I was using XP so i think its a problem with vista, if you have any suggestions just reply me.
 

A:Login Windows Problem

I've split you off from the other post.

Can you explain you problems in more detail? Are these problems in The Sims as well or do you have other problems?
 

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Im having same problem. The screensaver password is the same as sign on password. If screensaver activates, it will not recognize my password. I have to use password screensaver at work. Also the same thing happens if you lock desktop. password is showing incorrect, despite being correct.

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Hello,

I am using Acer Aspire One D257-13823.
Something happened to my netbook!
It does not accept my usual password!
What can I do???
Thanks

A:Windows login problem

go to source forge
download pcloginnow
burn the .iso file as an image on a cd/dvd
boot from the disk.
after the wizard loads:
check the boxes clear admin password and never expire

and shazam! you just cleared your password
when the login screen appears, simply hit enter in a blank password field.

let me know how it works out for you

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I have Windows XP Professional running on my machine. It was setup to log into a Domain. I changed it to Workgroup to connect to my home network. Now I can't log into it, every time I login it gives me a message to check my domain. It seems my login is tied to a domain and now it can't find the domain. What can I do to get into the machine and change it back to Domain?
 

A:Windows XP Pro login Problem

Try logging in as Administrator

ie

Ctrl + Alt + Del at the logon screen, then type Administrator in the username

You may need to do Ctrl + Alt + Del twice in a row

If that doesn't work (which it should!)
Try Safe Mode Administrator account

Once in Windows, just remove the domain, from your user, and set up workgroup again

Start->Run->NetSetup
 

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I recently got that "XP Home Security 2011" virus and tried to figure out how to disable it. I started in Safe Mode and the virus windows would pop up when I went Run to run regedit.exe. I eventually shut down and restarted.

Now even in Safe Mode, this error message appears at the Administrator Login window - "Windows cannot access the user's profile but has logged you in the default profile of the system. DETAIL: Access denied"

When it starts up access to any program icon or attempt to access anything produces the error message "Windows cannot access the specified path or file. You may not have the appropriate permission to access the item"

I can't access the Users tab in Control Panel. I can't access anything.

The Task Manager says the name of the profile running the machine is "DELLOPTIPLEX/Administrator". If I disabled the machine's BIOS password would I have access to run System Restore or crate a new User profile using this "default profile"?

Do you have any suggestions for this?

Thanks,
(signed) Bewildered


 

A:Windows XP login problem

Welcome to TSG,

Changing/disabling the bios password will have no affect on the computer within windows. I suppose you could try to remove the hard drive and plug it into another computer as a secondary, then run AV and Malware scans from the primary hard drive. But that might be more trouble then it's worth. It might be easier to just run the recovery and start over again.

I would suggest that you click the report button under your post and request that the Mods move your post to the "Virus and other Malware" forum. You might get better responses there.
 

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Hello, my name is Simon. Today i put my pc in safe mode (msconfig). When i restarted my pc and tried to login in, it didnt work. It says my password is incorrect and it shows that i have no internet. I have tried to boot in secure boot and disable secure boot. I also tried secure boot with networking. Pls help if you know something i can try 5 euro to the person who fixes my problem
 

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okay im going through the windows login and my administrator account says its been restricted.

i cant get through on any other accounts because there isnt any.

ah yer.. nice problem eyy?
 

A:Windows login problem.. big one lol

It's a good trick, that's for sure.

Is this a fresh installation?
 

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I have a machine here at work, that have the problem, when they are powered on they get to the user logon screen and I enter the user administrator to access the system, but just as it?s about to load the icon it just logs itself off and site at the logon screen again.

A:windows login problem

I have a machine here at work, that have the problem, when they are powered on they get to the user logon screen and I enter the user administrator to access the system, but just as it’s about to load the icon it just logs itself off and site at the logon screen again.

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My wife tried to logon & got the message her password expired, we have a shared computer & she does not use a password. we've had windows 7 since december& this is the 1st. time we had any issues. computer has Biostar motherboard, 4g memory, 250g hd, & windows 7 home premium. has anyone run into this problem before? If not any thoughts?
Pal52
 

A:Login in problem in windows 7

Obviously a password policy was set up on the account. Is this your personal home computer? Do you have a separate account with administrator rights?
 

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A while ago, I don't know what happened but my login suddenly didn't login with its usual settings and logged into a completely new account. I am running windows xp home ed. and I'm not sure if I have done anything to cause this problem. Right now, when I try to log in, it logs into a new account that isn't mine where I can't access my files when I press My documents and such. This blank account is just an empty user account that somehow got created. I tried to see if I could fix things up by moving the NTUSER.dat file (which I thought was the file that remembers which settings to load during login) into the right user account folder, but I think that messed it up even more. I want to know how to load the correct user when I click on the account name in the login. Does this have to do with the registry key for windows user accounts?

I really don't know what to do anymore about this, and if someone knows anything that can help me solve my problem, or to even just find the problem, I will appreciate it very much.
 

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Hi,

I am facing problem while logging into windows xp. I started facing this problem after I installed Mcfee antivirus into my laptop. After the welcome screen, windows logs me in and immidietely logs me off. I went through few sites and got some tips on how to resolve
the problem but I have failed.

I am unable to run the windows xp setup from dos prompt, i get a message "this program cannot be run in dos prompt".

Can you please help me with this problem. Please provide step by step resolution to my problem.

Regards,
Bala
 

A:Login problem in windows xp

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Hey everyone, today I turned on my laptop to find that the login screen does not apear. The computer will load the first boot screen but when the login screen should show up, a black screen with my cursor apears. I cannot login normaly or through safe mode. Ive tried all the advanced boot option with no avail. If anyone could help me I would appreciate it. Thanks.

A:Windows 7 login problem

Run chkdsk and sfc from the Recovery Console:






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How to run chkdsk or System File Checker (SFC) from the Recovery ConsoleBoot your Vista or Windows 7 installation DVD
When you see "Press any key to boot from CD or DVD", press Enter
At the "Install Windows" screen, click on Repair your computer at lower left
At the System Recovery Options screen, make note of the drive letter assigned to your boot drive (normally C and click Next
At the Chose a Recovery Tool window, click on Command Prompt. You will be sitting at X:\Sources directory
Run chkdsk or SFCIf you did not note the drive letter of your boot disk, you can enter bcdedit and look at the osdevice line to see what it is.
For chkdsk, type chkdsk c: /r and press Enter (use the letter from above if not C.
For sfc, type sfc /scannow /offbootdir=c:\ /offwindir=c:\windows and press Enter (use the letter from above)

Let either run to completion undisturbed.

Vista or Windows 7: If you don't have a install DVD, you can download a legal copy here:
Windows 7 Direct Download Links
Download Official Windows Vista RTM with SP1 Setup Files (32-bit and 64-bit)

Make sure you get the same version you have installed: 32 or 64 bit; Home Premium, Pro or Ultimate.

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I have run into a problem with my Windows login on my Gateway MP6954 laptop. This morning the Windows password quit working. So far I have ruled out a keyboard or caps lock problem and have tried any conceivable password to rule out early onset senility. Has anyone heard of this happening and options I have?
 

A:Windows login problem

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Hello!
 
Sometimes when I lock my pc and try logging back on the letters A-Z and 0-9 and others don't work.  But some keys do, such as `,/,* do register and if I press caps lock, it'll still warn me that caps lock is on.  Why is this?
 
i've yet to find a solution.  the only way I can log in is if I do on screen keyboard or restart computer, and then everything is fine.  And if I do login via on screen keyboard, the keys all work fine again in other apps.  its only with windows where i have to type in pw and not all the time too.
 
Thanks!

A:Problem at windows login

Hi to BC,
 
Make sure you are using the correct keyboard layout on the logon screen in case you have more than one installed

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When I log into windows under normal mode, it will load explorer, all the apps and freeze. the mouse still works, I can click stuff (but I can't open anything) and sometimes the bottom bar does not render all the way (the start bar I guess you could call it)

I can login fine in safe mode, and it used to work after I did a registry repair. now it doesn't work.

(btw to anyone who doesn't have it I strongly recommend getting registry mechanic)

Any ideas? I already tried doing a system restore to before I started having problems and that did not work.
 

A:Windows Login problem (different)

Got the Operating System on CD?
 

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i am having a problem wit my windows zp.i forgot my login password.and i need to get in,is there a way i can get in without my password?well its my uncles.should i try rebooting in safe mode and makin a new administrator account and deleting the old one? i told him to try it.i await his response.but if not is there any other way?besides reinstalling the xp n stuff
 

A:Windows Xp login problem

Check this out:

http://8help.osu.edu/878.html

David
 

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Hi,
My Machine Name Is Mis. When I Am Trying To Login The Default User Name Is Showing Mis1. I Have To Again Retype The User Name As Administrator Then Only I Can Log In To The System.
The Next Interesting Problem Is When I Am Locking My System For A While( Approx 10 Minutes), Automatically The User Name Is Getting Changed Into Mis1 And The System Is Getting Logged Off.
Please Help.
 

A:Windows Login Problem

Hello swarupmitra, I'm assuming you are the only user on your computer. If this is the case you may want to d/l this software Tweak UI which you can get here http://www.download.com/Tweak-UI/3000-2341_4-10002117.html.

You may also want to look at this site http://malektips.com/windows_xp_and_tweak_ui_help_and_tips.html which shows you how to use Tweak UI especially tip #11. Report back and let us know how things turn out.
 

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Hi there

I asked for help a week or so ago because I was locked out of my PC but unfortunately you were unable to help bypass the logon due to forum rules.

However my situation has changed slightly so I thought I'd ask again.

Previously my PC was giving me an Incorrect Password error even though I knew 100% it was correct. Not only could I not login I could not use any of the advanced tools to try remedy the situation.

I've used a 3rd party tool to remove the password and now I can use the advanced options without using a password. But the login screen is still asking for a password?

I just can't seem to find a way passed it. I can access command prompt.

Is there anything I should be checking?

I realise this is a sensitive issue but as I see it the password is now removed I just want some help understanding why the login screen is still asking for one and wont let me in.

thanks in advance.
 

A:Windows Login Problem

If the system is asking for a password, then the requirement for it has NOT been removed.
 

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I am trying to copy my Windows settings from one XP machine to another and use the Files & Settings Wizard that comes with Windows. I can save them without any problem (this creates a folder 'usmt2.unc' which contains a .dat file and a status file) but when I try to import it using the same wizard it says that the location I selected (e.g. a network drive or a portable drive) 'does not contain stored information'.

The same happens with the Office Wizard. It comes with an error message 'the ops file cannot be read by the wizard'.

I use XP SP2 on both computers.

Any suggestions?

Many thanks!
 

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Hello.

I have been using Win7 since build 7057 and always upgraded to newest version.
Since build 7137 everytime i start pc on or i disconnect and connect to my modem it asks me for Login and password.

Screen.
Save Loginassword doesn't work.
Next time it will be disabled

Help pl0x.

A:Windows doesn't save DailUp Login:Pass

Known issue since way back when.

Personally, I think it's intentionally disabled for the betas so as to keep your logins safe during the info change between your pc and ms.

I think someone built a batch file to use as a work around.

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Well I have been an idiot and tidied up a laptop for a work colleague a while ago and gave her the admin rights. Now I told her her what the login password was and was an absolutely nitwit in not writing it down and she of course after leaving using the machine for a fair while has forgotten what that password is.

Now I have tried many possibles that I might have set it to and searched to tutorials and Google for a solution to finding out what the password was and apart from remembering making up one for her that would be easy for her to remember am now at the stage wondering what the heck I can do as a reinstall is a thoroughly hideous thought.

There is a guest account that takes you into the desktop but it is not what I want to have because I need to change a few things. So has anyone got any ideas on how I can get the password back or make a new one for her admin account?

A:Bitf a problem with Windows login

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I have had to rebuild both my PC's (and my network) over the last fortnight.
I installed Client Service For Netware in an effort to solve a problem (it wasn't the answer) then deinstalled it.

Ever since then I have been getting the Netware Login Screen (single account name & password) rather than the XP screen (multiple account names visible).

The pain now is that if another user wants to use the PC I get logged out completely, as opposed to being able to switch user while keeping my programmes running.

Anyone know how I solve this please (its driving me nuts!)?

Thanks

WB
 

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I am facing facebook login problem in windows 7 these days..
here is screenshot when I try to log in to my account:


please help me some time works fine but some time faceing this problem

A:facebook login problem in windows 7

Have you tried clearing the Firefox cache?

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb...-firefox-cache

Have your tried logging in with a different browser (IE, Chrome, etc?)

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