[jhb_airlines] Re: New PC

  • From: "Bones" <bones@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 1 Jul 2008 17:50:25 +0100

Set up a user login account and give yourself Admin rights.

bones
bones@xxxxxxx
http://woodair.net


-----Original Message-----
From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Gerry Winskill
Sent: 01 July 2008 17:49
To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: New PC

On this one it doesn't ask me to login, at bootup. Can it be accessed 
via the file system?

Gerry Winskill


Bones wrote:
> Is your login set up with Administration rights?
>
> bones
> bones@xxxxxxx
> http://woodair.net
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Gerry Winskill
> Sent: 01 July 2008 16:38
> To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [jhb_airlines] New PC
>
> The new PC, replacement for this one, arrived at lunch time.
> I started with a clanger, by squashing it into the remaining space next 
> to the other two. Then, when I came to boot up, needed the 25 digit 
> Windows XP code.....which, naturally, was stuck to the back of the 
> machine. So, everything disconnected and machine pulled, so I could read 
> the code, etc, etc.
>
> Anyway, with it finally running, I decided to partition the two SATA 
> drives, before copying material from this one, that I'd already copied 
> to my external LaCie SATA drive.
> Only, I can't. When I opt for Manage, then Disk Management, it tells me 
> I'm not authorised to access it.
>
> I knew this wasn't going to be painless. Fortunately it's only a couple 
> of minutes work to reinstate the wiring to this, old, workhorse, so that 
> I can send out a Mayday!
>
> Gerry Winskill
>
>
>
>   



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