Learn how to change a user account’s type (standard or administrator) in Windows 7.
Change User Account Type
- Open the Control Panel from the Start menu.
2. Open User Accounts in the Control Panel.
Note: If the User Accounts item is not available, change View by to Large icons at the top right of the Control Panel.
- Click Change your account type.
Note: If you want to change another user account’s type, click Manage another account and then select the user account.
- Select the user account’s type (standard or administrator) and then click Change Account Type.
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