Right-click the folder that is named. User Profile, which, once opened, provides access to all applications, personal files photos, documents, videos, etc. You particularly don't want only one user account with administrative privileges on Vista because the built-in Administrator account normally only used in emergencies is disabled by default. If you have followed all the steps perfectly, then there will be no issue persisting anymore. Option 2: If you have only one folder starting with S-1-5 that is followed by long numbers and ends with. Then you need to rename the folder with. Please like and share this guide to help others.
If you are comfortable working in the registry, you could try this method first rather than creating a new account and copying over the data. If it is, you will see an icon for Administrator on the Welcome Screen in Safe Mode. Be very careful because this method requires making changes on the Registries. The issue should be fixed for now. Try to restore your computer in a previous working state to find if the corrupter user profile error is solved. There is a good explanation of torrent files at the Neosmart website.
This is the first time I have ever saw this fix. If this still does not work for you, then you will be left with doing a clean install for your or version of Vista or Windows 7. Step 5: When you are logged in with the new account, check if all your files have been successfully copied or not. General Recommendations For Setting Up Users In Vista You absolutely do not want to have only one user account. If there is no RefCount entry in the folder, right-click anywhere in the right pane.
Hi badgrrrl, Welcome to Vista Forums. Resources: Enable Robust Exception Information to provide greater detail about the source of errors. To do this, follow our instructions below: A. So, try to restart your computer first and see if the problem persists. Both of these tools would be easily available online or on any computer store.
If you can log into your own user account, you're finished. But, to do this we will have to first rename the other folder that without. If not, then I'm afraid it is time to do a reinstall. The only thing I did in addition to these instructions was to create a backup of my problem profile first; I figured that would save me in case I screwed something up in the Registry. Went in as administrator to look in the registry like 99% of all fixes tell you to do, no entries for any of those accounts, no. This scan may take some time to finish, so do not interrupt the scan in between. These accounts should be left alone as they are part of the operating system structure.
The torrent client will download the. Thank you so much in advance. Now as modifying the registry keys incorrectly may pave way to fatal disaster to your system, thus you must first back up the entire registry before you set out with your venture, so that you can restore the files if anything goes wrong. Method 3: Create a new user's profile To repair damaged system, you have to purchase the licensed version of Reimage Reimage. Usually, home users have one, i.
Then log back into your regular account. Please don't tell me to make an another admistrator's account, because I've tried several times and it failed. This permitted me to log in under to my administrator account using the same password which did not work on the normal startup. Rename the S-1-5 folder without. I've scanned for viruses with all security programs that I have, along with system diagnostics, etc. The user profile files might be corrupted during a Windows update process or affected by viruses and malware.
Follow the rest of the instruction below. From the boot options, navigate to Safe Mode option through your keyboard, then press the Enter key. I am not very computer smart and can't figure out how to reinstall. It may not be the answer every time but it worked for me. Back up your registry before trying this. Step 4: After locating your corrupt user profile in Regedit, click on the RefCount option in the right panel.
Could you help me fix this issue? Restart your computer and log on with your account. Try to copy only one folder at a time. Click on Yes to allow. I didn't change anything or add or delete anything before it stopped working. Important:Before you continue to modify the registry, first take a backup.