View Full Version : windows xp cant log in

30-05-2006, 07:57 PM
Hi!! I have been using a mates computer today (i HOPE he's still my mate!!) and for sum reason when i got offline and restarted it again later and went to enter the password it said i had entered it wrong?? He then tried an got the same result!! GULP!! We can sign in as Guest but cant do anything from there..
He has windows xp home edition, had been playing Music Match Jukebox..then went online..didnt download anything..went to MSN checked mail and then disconnected...Used Cache Cleaner to clean up internet files an stuff....Wot have i done??

ANY help MUCH appreciated..And THANK YOU in advance ;p

30-05-2006, 08:10 PM
Start it in safe mode & sign in as Administrator with no password, normally works with XP Home, unless your friend has put a password in for the Admin.

31-05-2006, 10:37 AM
Don't start in safe mode - no need to. Just hit CTRL+ALT+DEL twice at the welcome screen, and you'll get a classic login box. You can log in as administrator from this, and it makes life easier than trying to change settings at 640x480 mode (and it's quicker).