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Problem logging into Windows

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A friend is having a bit of a problem. His new Dell laptop wont let him log in. He is putting in the correct password, but he gets an "Invalid user account" message, not the password message. Can he use his backup disk to log into his laptop without loosing anything. He needs to finish a paper due tomorrow for school. I think while he was at the library, on their net, some one hacked his laptop and changed things.

Edit: Problem solved. Luckily he made backup disks when he got the laptop and we used them to boot into the system. It seems that when he was at the library, on their net, someone changed his administration privileges. So when he logged off, he was no longer the primary. Haha, lesson learned.
Edited by ericld - 1/29/11 at 5:32am
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Lol...how does that happen if it's his laptop. Reformat and get the administrator rights back. Something is foul there >.>
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