I am utilizing Windows XP Professional Edition and I switched the login screen view from the general administrator view (with no options to switch users)...to the view where you can select from multiple users. Subsequently, I created a new user for my PC. So there was one for myself - the Administrator - and one for a friend. However, every time I would try to login on the new user ID, it would tell me that the password is incorrect (even though I made it very simple and tried multiple times). So logically, I changed the password from the Administrator ID. Still no luck. I decided - ok - I will delete the second user entirely, and try again. I did that and restarted the computer, thinking that it would be best for registering the new settings. However, when I did that and was prompted to logon to my PC, it wouldn't accept the password for the Adminstrator's ID. So now effectively, I am completely locked out of my PC.
Does anyone have an idea of how to resolve this without losing all of the data associated with the Administrator ID?
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