[olug] OT: "Securing" a WinXP Home Edition Machine

Phil Brutsche phil at brutsche.us
Sat Feb 5 04:20:13 UTC 2005

Robert A. Jacobs wrote:
> Once again...no experience with setting up user accounts on
> WinXP...where do I look to set up a non-Admin user account?  Likewise,
> where do I look to change the name of the default admin account?

"User Accounts" in the Control Panel.

Open that, click on "Create a new account".

Enter username, click next.

Presto, a choice between a "Computer administrator" and "Limited User"



Phil Brutsche
phil at brutsche.us

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