Enable the Built-In Windows 7 Administrator Account

You can hover over the CMD line and press CTRL + SHIFT + ENTER to invoke the “Run as Administrator” shortcut.

In the Command Prompt window, type:

net user

Note how the Administrator account is there, yet the new user account has not been yet created.

To set the Administrator’s account password:

net user *
net user Administrator *

Then enter the required password and confirm it.

To enable the Administrator’s account:

net user administrator /active:yes

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