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NOT the Firmware one! 3. Only "other" remains which seems to the "system administrator" or "root" and when trying to login with this one, it hangs (endless turning white circle). I tried reinstall repair and that didn't help. I have no anti-virus (I am in linux); and no tool-bar, since this is a fresh installation. his comment is here

I have used PCs with linux, many flavours of Windows, and I've used Macs. webbj, Aug 28, 2015 #12 webbj Joined: Aug 24, 2015 Messages: 10 Likes Received: 0 Solved the problem with a work around. Copy the following files from the folder: _REGISTRY_USER_.DEFAULT _REGISTRY_MACHINE_SECURITY _REGISTRY_MACHINE_SOFTWARE _REGISTRY_MACHINE_SYSTEM _REGISTRY_MACHINE_SAM Browse to \Windows\System32\config . Trouble, Aug 25, 2015 #6 webbj Joined: Aug 24, 2015 Messages: 10 Likes Received: 0 It is listed and is a member of the administrators group.

Windows 10 User Account Disappeared

No user accounts. It never hurts to be sure and check viruses and malware with another checker. 0 xandrani 4 6 Years Ago Seriously buy a Mac. Since you have a Fusion Drive (CoreStorage LVG) you may either use the command line or Disk Utility to resize the main volume.

Thanks for the help Outcaste. 06-16-2010, 09:36 AM #15 Geekgirl TSF Team EmeritusMicrosoft Support Join Date: Jan 2005 Location: Pennsylvania Posts: 15,478 OS: XP Home SP3 x3 Dell inspiron 11 3000 won't load... My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Lenovo ThinkPad W520 (4270CT) OS Windows 7 Professional x64 CPU Intel Core i7-2720QM Memory 4GB (2 x 2GB) Graphics Card NVIDIA Quadro 2000M (with Optimus) Windows 10 Local Account Disappeared ALL the accounts had been locked out?!! (I didnt realsie the graphic login list-view removed a user from the list if locked out, but there you go!) Reenabled accounts in computer

Follow these steps to restore it. User Account Disappeared Windows 7 Stay logged in Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion That should give you access so you can copy your files. http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/166434-stange-problem-user-account-disappeared.html I just tried to log in again and my password would not be accepted after many attempts (no careless caps lock mistakes).

Use the arrow keys to select the Safe mode with a Command prompt option. 3. Windows 10 Lost User Profile I did an new install of windows 7 (home first then upgraded to pro) I want to hide a user by doing this on the registry: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE \SOFTWARE \Microsoft \Windows NT I found this out when i could not change the user account picture. General Discussion User Profile/Account problem (can't login to original admin account)I'm the only user on this laptop and my admin account was called "HybridPC" and I disabled the windows login screen.

  1. Again, My computer boots up fine and when it gets to the log in screen where all the users are supposed to appear my only account, the admin acct, doesn't appear.
  2. My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Lenovo ThinkPad W520 (4270CT) OS Windows 7 Professional x64 CPU Intel Core i7-2720QM Memory 4GB (2 x 2GB) Graphics Card NVIDIA Quadro 2000M (with Optimus)
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  5. If I type the username fully with out using the autofill popup; then no password filled in the password box.
  6. We opened the laptop from sleep, and watched as the 2 user accounts disappeared, replaced by "Other".
  7. Here is the original thread...http://www.techsupportforum.com/f10/...in-487950.html THIS IS NOT A PASSWORD ISSUE!!!!!!!

User Account Disappeared Windows 7

If you have access to boot partition (the partition where you have your Windows folder), try looking for the NTUser.dat file (that represents HKCU section in registry), located in %userprofile% folder http://windowssecrets.com/forums/showthread.php/136534-User-Accounts-gone-from-Log-On-Screen This can also be done with a Vista/Win 7 RE disk: How to restore the registry from a System Restore point using a Vista/Win7 Disk or by connecting the drive to Windows 10 User Account Disappeared I did create a new user account but it isn't listed in the Users folder on my C Drive like it was under previous Window versions. Windows 10 Recover User Account Trouble, Aug 25, 2015 #4 webbj Joined: Aug 24, 2015 Messages: 10 Likes Received: 0 Pro but no sure how version matters.

bromount Posted 10/29/14, 5:21 AM Chosen Solution This issue fixed in FireFox 33. this content This can take quite a bit longer, several hours or more in some cases. I also added it to the User group as well see that is another group that the second account is a member of. It's been known to happen that shortcuts to the files were made rather than copies of the files. __________________ Microsoft MVP - Windows Expert - Consumer Of course I know all Windows 10 Show Users On Login Screen

While I started to type my username I am getting an autofill pop up under the username box, if I click there then the username disapperas and I can see password I still have a file under users on the C drive but not sure how to fix this without having to create a new account. Can you hit the Enter key to get in? __________________ 06-06-2010, 12:16 PM #3 marko626 Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2010 Posts: 12 OS: Windows XP SP2 The weblink Is it possible to create a local account and then import or copy/paste my missing profile into the new account?

Support Forum This thread was archived. Missing User Account Mac Is it possible to make an alloy that melts at low temperatures and solidifies at high temperatures? Some added toolbar and anti-virus add-ons are known to cause Firefox issues. '''Disable All of them.''' bromount Posted 10/2/14, 10:55 PM Question owner I have no anti-virus (I am in linux);

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I restored my Movies, Pictures, Documents, Downloads folders individually with Time Machine (I guess it's best to do it this way rather than drag and drop, because this also solves permissions Not received one in 36 hours? Setup is loading files (file names displayed) Title changes to Windows XP Professional Setup (Or XP Home) The options to setup or repair Windows are displayed Choose To repair a Windows Windows 7 User Account Not Showing On Login Screen So i rebooted again and the same "other" still was there without my real account.

Finding digits that sum to 15 Why are light rays able to cross each other? Start a new discussion instead. Sound & Audio User account disappearedYikes all I was trying to do was view hidden files. check over here Reversing a power supply with an spdt switch?

TWhit, Jan 18, 2016 #14 tlp40422 Joined: May 27, 2016 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 webbj said: I just upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 10 using the free upgrade. Any help or suggestions would be greatly appreciated. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply TERC, Dec 30, 2010 Last edited: Dec 30, 2010 TERC macrumors newbie Joined: Dec 29, 2010 #3 User We also boast an active community focused on purchasing decisions and technical aspects of the iPhone, iPod, iPad, and Mac platforms.

Jen_3 1 post since Jan 2017 Newbie Member Windows 10 Updates Last Post 1 Week Ago I'm at the cottage for the summer. I'd get it to someone that does data recovery if you are willing to pay for results and/or try recovery yourself in target disk mode. Close and restart Firefox after each change via "Firefox > Exit" (Windows: Firefox/File > Exit; Mac: Firefox > Quit Firefox; Linux: Firefox/File > Quit) If it works in Safe Mode and To start System Restore using the Command prompt, follow these steps: 1.

There is a slight chance that either one of these options could cause data loss, depends on if there actually is a problem on the disk, and what the problem is.