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Thread: DESPERATE PROBLEM

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    dear everyone,
    i play counterstrike online using steam, i just got a new computer and for some reason only my administrator can login to steam.
    IS THEIR A WAY I CAN CHANGE ADMIN POWERS ON ADMINS ACOUNT SO I WILL BE ABLE TO DO MSOME THINGS AS A LIMITED USER???
    Life Is Good, Bert is evil!!!!

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    What was the OS before and what is it now?

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    I'd imagine the old OS was windows 95,98, 2000 or ME and the new one is some version of XP.

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    Likely, XP has more security over local users. Some programs require admin permissions but many have some sort of a patch available from the publisher.

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