can I change user/logon name without any problems

  cassiusclay 14:55 10 Oct 04

I know this sounds stupid but can I change my user/log on name without it affecting all the systems and programs that rely on that name for their I.D.etc

running xp

(Also can I delete the "account unknown" in user profiles?)

  Diodorus Siculus 15:02 10 Oct 04

To Make Changes to an Account

1. Click Change an account in the Pick a task list box.
2. Click the account that you want to change.
3. Select the item that you would like to change:
* Click Change the name to change the name that appears on the Welcome screen for the account.
* Click Change the picture to change the picture that is used to represent the user account. You can use any image file on the computer for the user's picture.
* Click Change the account type to change the account type to increase or decrease the user's rights on the computer.
* Click Create/change the password to create or change the password for the user and create or change the password hint.
* Click Delete the account to delete the user account from the computer. When you delete the account, you are given the option to save the user's files on the computer.

Note: You can not delete the account for a user that is currently logged on to the computer.


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  Diodorus Siculus 15:07 10 Oct 04

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