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How to unlock a locked ADMINISTRATOR account in windows
Posted by Mike Kirk on 22 August 2018 05:32 PM
How to unlock a locked ADMINISTRATOR account in windows the old school way

you need to add another LOCAL administrative priv user

safe mode command prompt (Local Administrator cannot be locked out in safe mode)
net user add NewUserName
net user NewUserName NewPassword
net localgroup administrators vigilant /add
net user (to confirm user added)

reboot to regular windows and login with the new account
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