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Change a User Account Type

Change User Account Type

  1. Open the Control Panel from the Start menu.
    2. Open User Accounts in the Control Panel.

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    Note: If the User Accounts item is not available, change View by to Large icons at the top right of the Control Panel.

  2. Click Change your account type.

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    Note: If you want to change another user account’s type, click Manage another account and then select the user account.

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  3. Select the user account’s type (standard or administrator) and then click Change Account Type.

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